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Netherlands at the Olympic Games

Flag of the Netherlands
IOC code  NED
NOC Nederlands Olympisch Comité *
Nederlandse Sport Federatie
external link (Dutch)
At the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City
Competitors 107
Flag bearer Fred van Dorp
Medals
Rank: 17
Gold
3
Silver
3
Bronze
1
Total
7
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
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Winter Games
1924 • 1928 • 1932 • 1936 • 1948 • 1952 • 1956 • 1960 • 1964 • 1968 • 1972 • 1976 • 1980 • 1984 • 1988 • 1992 • 1994 • 1998 • 2002 • 2006 • 2010

The Netherlands competed at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City, Mexico.

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Medalists

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Gold medal.svg Gold

  • Ada Kok — Swimming, Women's 200m Butterfly

Silver medal.svg Silver

  • Jan Jansen and Leijn Loevesijn — Cycling, Men's 2000m Tandem

Bronze medal.svg Bronze

Results by event

Boxing

Men's Middleweight (– 75 kg)

Water polo

Men's Team Competition

  • Preliminary Round (Group B)
  • Drew with Italy (3-3)
  • Lost to Yugoslavia (4-7)
  • Lost to DDR (3-8)
  • Defeated United Arabic Republic (6-3)
  • Defeated Greece (9-5)
  • Defeated Mexico (8-1)
  • Defeated Japan (9-1)
  • Classification Matches
  • 5th-8th place: Lost to United States (3-6)
  • 7th-8th place: Defeated Cuba (8-5) → 7th place
  • Team Roster

References


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