Romania at the
1968 Summer Olympics
Flag of Romania (1965-1989).svg
IOC codeROU
(RUM used at these Games)
NOCRomanian Olympic and Sports Committee
Websitewww.cosr.ro (in Romanian, English, and French)
in Mexico City
Competitors82 in 9 sports
Medals
Ranked 12th
Gold
4
Silver
6
Bronze
5
Total
15
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

Romania competed at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City, Mexico. 82 competitors, 66 men and 16 women, took part in 64 events in 9 sports.[1]

Medalists

Gold

Lia Manoliu after her victory.
Lia Manoliu after her victory.

Silver

Bronze

Athletics

Main article: Athletics at the 1968 Summer Olympics

Boxing

Main article: Boxing at the 1968 Summer Olympics

Canoeing

Main article: Canoeing at the 1968 Summer Olympics

Cycling

Main article: Cycling at the 1968 Summer Olympics

One cyclist represented Romania in 1968.

Individual road race
Individual pursuit

Fencing

Main article: Fencing at the 1968 Summer Olympics

Ten fencers, five men and five women, represented Romania in 1968.

Men's foil
Men's team foil
Men's épée
Women's foil
Women's team foil

Rowing

Main article: Rowing at the 1968 Summer Olympics

Shooting

Main article: Shooting at the 1968 Summer Olympics

Twelve shooters, all men, represented Romania in 1968. Marcel Roşca won silver in the 25 m pistol.

25 m pistol
50 m pistol
300 m rifle, three positions
50 m rifle, three positions
50 m rifle, prone
Trap
Skeet

Swimming

Main article: Swimming at the 1968 Summer Olympics

Wrestling

Main article: Wrestling at the 1968 Summer Olympics

References

  1. ^ "Romania at the 1968 Mexico City Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 7 September 2014.