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Medalists

Gold United States Bob Beamon
United States (USA)
Silver East Germany Klaus Beer
Australia (GDR)
Bronze United States Ralph Boston
United States (USA)

Records

Prior to this competition, the existing world and Olympic records were as follows.

World record  Ralph Boston (USA) 8.35 m Modesto, United States 29 May 1965
Olympic record  Ralph Boston (USA) 8.12 m Rome, Italy 2 September 1960

Results

Final

Held on October 18, 1968

Rank Athlete Mark 1 2 3 4 5 6 Notes
Gold medal icon.svg  Bob Beamon (USA) 8.90 8.90 8.04 - - - - WR
Silver medal icon.svg  Klaus Beer (GDR) 8.19 7.97 8.19 x 7.62 x x
Bronze medal icon.svg  Ralph Boston (USA) 8.16 8.16 8.05 7.91 x x 7.97
4  Igor Ter-Ovanesyan (URS) 8.12 8.12 8.09 x x 8.10 8.08
5  Tonu Lepik (URS) 8.09 7.82 8.09 7.63 7.36 7.84 7.75
6  Allen Crawley (AUS) 8.02 x 8.01 x 7.80 x 8.02
7  Jack Pani (FRA) 7.97 7.94 7.97 7.69 7.58 7.61 x
8  Andrzej Stalmach (POL) 7.94 7.71 7.94 7.88 7.75 7.75 7.84
9  Lynn Davies (GBR) 7.94 6.43 7.94 x
10  Hiroomi Yamada (JPN) 7.93 x 7.93 x
11  Leonid Borkousky (URS) 7.90 7.90 7.82 x
12  Renhold Boschert (FRG) 7.89 x 7.54 7.89
13  Michael Ahey (GHA) 7.71 7.71 7.57 7.40
14  Lars-Olof Höök (SWE) 7.66 7.66 x x
15  Victor Brooks (JAM) 7.51 x x 7.51
16  Gerard Ugolini (FRA) 7.44 7.44 7.02 x

References

Official Results Olympic Games Official Report Volume III. p. 528


Contents

Medalists

GoldTemplate:Country data USA Bob Beamon
United States (USA)
SilverTemplate:Country data GDR Klaus Beer
Australia (GDR)
BronzeTemplate:Country data USA Ralph Boston
United States (USA)

Records

Prior to this competition, the existing world and Olympic records were as follows.

World record Template:Country data USA Ralph Boston ([[Template:Country data USA|USA]]) 8.35 m Modesto, United States 29 May, 1965
Olympic record  Ralph Boston (USA) 8.12 m Rome, Italy 2 September, 1960

Results

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Final

Held on October 18, 1968

Rank Athlete Mark 1 2 3 4 5 6 Notes
Template:Country data USA Bob Beamon ([[Template:Country data USA|USA]]) 8.90 8.908.04---- WR
Template:Country data GDR Klaus Beer ([[Template:Country data GDR|GDR]]) 8.19 7.978.19x7.62xx
Template:Country data USA Ralph Boston ([[Template:Country data USA|USA]]) 8.16 8.168.057.91xx7.97
4 Template:Country data URS Igor Ter-Ovanesyan ([[Template:Country data URS|URS]]) 8.12 8.128.09xx8.108.08
5 Template:Country data URS Tynu Lepik ([[Template:Country data URS|URS]]) 8.09 7.828.097.637.367.847.75
6 Template:Country data AUS Allen Crawley ([[Template:Country data AUS|AUS]]) 8.02 x8.01x7.80x8.02
7 Template:Country data FRA Jack Pani ([[Template:Country data FRA|FRA]]) 7.97 7.947.977.697.587.61x
8 Template:Country data POL Andrzej Stalmach ([[Template:Country data POL|POL]]) 7.94 7.717.947.887.757.757.84
9 Template:Country data GBR Lynn Davies ([[Template:Country data GBR|GBR]]) 7.94 6.437.94x
10 Template:Country data JPN Hiroomi Yamada ([[Template:Country data JPN|JPN]]) 7.93 x7.93x
11 Template:Country data URS Leonid Borkousky ([[Template:Country data URS|URS]]) 7.90 7.907.82x
12 Template:Country data FRG Renhold Boschert ([[Template:Country data FRG|FRG]]) 7.89 x7.547.89
13 Template:Country data GHA Michael Ahey ([[Template:Country data GHA|GHA]]) 7.71 7.717.577.40
14 Template:Country data SWE Lars-Olof Höök ([[Template:Country data SWE|SWE]]) 7.66 7.66xx
15 Template:Country data JAM Victor Brooks ([[Template:Country data JAM|JAM]]) 7.51 xx7.51
16 Template:Country data FRA Gerard Ugolini ([[Template:Country data FRA|FRA]]) 7.44 7.447.02x

References

Official Results Olympic Games Official Report Volume III. p. 528


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