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Belgium Athletics at the 1968 Ciudad de México Summer Games

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Host City: Ciudad de México, Mexico
Date Started: October 13, 1968
Date Finished: October 20, 1968

Events for Belgium: 15
Participants for Belgium: 15 (14 men and 1 woman)
Youngest Participant for Belgium: Willy Polleunis (20 years, 292 days)
Oldest Participant for Belgium: Gaston Roelants (31 years, 258 days)
Most Medals for Belgium (Athlete): No medalists

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Men's 100 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Philippe Housiaux 20 Men's 100 metres 7 h4 r1/4

Men's 200 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Philippe Housiaux 20 Men's 200 metres 5 h4 r1/4

Men's 400 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Jacques Pennewaert 28 Men's 400 metres 6 h4 r1/4

Men's 800 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Gilbert Van Manshoven 22 Men's 800 metres 5 h2 r1/3
Jacques Pennewaert 28 Men's 800 metres 7 h5 r1/3

Men's 1,500 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
André Dehertoghe 27 Men's 1,500 metres 11
Edgard Salvé 22 Men's 1,500 metres 10 h1 r2/3
Rudi Simon 22 Men's 1,500 metres 11 h5 r1/3

Men's 5,000 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Miel Puttemans 21 Men's 5,000 metres 12

Men's 10,000 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Willy Polleunis 20 Men's 10,000 metres AC

Men's Marathon

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Gaston Roelants 31 Men's Marathon 11
Maurice Peiren 30 Men's Marathon 20

Men's 400 metres Hurdles

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Wilfried Geeroms 27 Men's 400 metres Hurdles 6 h3 r1/3

Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase

Men's Long Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Philippe Housiaux 20 Men's Long Jump 25 QR

Men's Javelin Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Lode Wyns 21 Men's Javelin Throw 19 QR

Men's Decathlon

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Roger Lespagnard 21 Men's Decathlon 17

Women's 80 metres Hurdles

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Roswitha Emonts-Gast 23 Women's 80 metres Hurdles 7 h4 r1/3

Women's Pentathlon

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Roswitha Emonts-Gast 23 Women's Pentathlon 30

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