1 9 6 8
Mascots
1896 – 2016
all
mascots
One hundred seventy-two
sets of medals
were at stake in 1968
Mexico
Country
Mexico City
City
5516
Athletes
781
4735
Olympic Games
gold medal
1896 – 2016
all
medals
112
Participating
Countries
SPACE JUMP

The most memorable achievement was Bob Beamon’s spectacular long jump of 8.90 m. The record last 23 years and was the greatest sport achievements of the century.

Where do
the medals go?
Table

Table

  • Gold
    medals
  • Silver
    medals
  • Bronze
    medals
  • Total
    table
  • 45 28 34 107
    01 USA USA
  • 29 32 30 91
    02 USSR USSR
  • 10 10 12 32
    03 Hungary Hungary
  • 5 11 10 26
    04 FRG FRG
  • 11 7 7 25
    05 Japan Japan
  • 9 9 7 25
    05 GDR GDR
  • 5 2 11 18
    06 Poland Poland
  • 5 7 5 17
    07 Australia Australia
  • 3 4 9 16
    08 Italy Italy
  • 7 3 5 15
    09 France France
  • 4 6 5 15
    09 Romania Romania
  • 7 2 4 13
    10 Czechoslovakia Czechoslovakia
  • 5 5 3 13
    10 United Kingdom United Kingdom
  • 3 4 2 9
    11 Kenya Kenya
  • 3 3 3 9
    11 Mexico Mexico
  • 2 4 3 9
    11 Bulgaria Bulgaria
  • 3 3 2 8
    12 Yugoslavia Yugoslavia
  • 1 4 3 8
    12 Denmark Denmark
  • 3 3 1 7
    13 Netherlands Netherlands
  • 2 1 2 5
    14 Iran Iran
  • 1 3 1 5
    14 Canada Canada
  • 0 1 4 5
    14 Switzerland Switzerland
  • 2 1 1 4
    15 Sweden Sweden
  • 1 2 1 4
    15 Finland Finland
  • 0 4 0 4
    15  Cuba Cuba
  • 0 2 2 4
    15 Austria Austria
  • 0 1 3 4
    15 Mongolia Mongolia
  • 1 0 2 3
    16 New Zealand New Zealand
  • 0 1 2 3
    16 Brazil Brazil
  • 2 0 0 2
    17 Turkey Turkey
  • 1 1 0 2
    17 Ethiopia Ethiopia
  • 1 1 0 2
    17 Norway Norway
  • 1 0 1 2
    17 Tunisia Tunisia
  • 0 1 1 2
    17 Belgium Belgium
  • 0 1 1 2
    17 South Korea South Korea
  • 0 1 1 2
    17 Uganda Uganda
  • 0 0 2 2
    17 Argentina Argentina
  • 1 0 0 1
    18 Pakistan Pakistan
  • 1 0 0 1
    18 Venezuela Venezuela
  • 0 1 0 1
    18 Cameroon Cameroon
  • 0 1 0 1
    18 Jamaica Jamaica
  • 0 0 1 1
    18 Greece Greece
  • 0 0 1 1
    18 India India
  • 0 0 1 1
    18 Taiwan Taiwan
  • 0 0 0 0
    19 Chile Chile
  • 0 0 0 0
    19 Egypt Egypt
  • 0 0 0 0
    19 Ghana Ghana
  • 0 0 0 0
    19 Guatemala Guatemala
  • 0 0 0 0
    19 Iraq Iraq
  • 0 0 0 0
    19 Ireland Ireland
  • 0 0 0 0
    19 Israel Israel
  • 0 0 0 0
    19 Madagascar Madagascar
  • 0 0 0 0
    19 Nigeria Nigeria
  • 0 0 0 0
    19 Peru Peru
  • 0 0 0 0
    19 Puerto Rico Puerto Rico
  • 0 0 0 0
    19 Senegal Senegal
  • 0 0 0 0
    19 Spain Spain
  • 0 0 0 0
    19 Sri Lanka Sri Lanka
  • 0 0 0 0
    19 Thailand Thailand
  • 0 0 0 0
    19 The Bahamas The Bahamas
  • 0 0 0 0
    19 Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago
  • 0 0 0 0
    19 Uruguay Uruguay
map
172 sets of medals
were at stake in 1968
25-30 medals
15-24 medals
10-14 medals
6-9 medals
3-5 medals
1-2 medals

map

  • Gold
    medals
  • Silver
    medals
  • Bronze
    medals
  • Total
    table