East Germany Swimming at the 1968 Ciudad de México Summer Games

GDR East Germany at the 1968 Summer Games: Next Summer Games

Host City: Ciudad de México, Mexico
Date Started: October 17, 1968
Date Finished: October 26, 1968

Events for East Germany: 22
Participants for East Germany: 24 (11 men and 13 women)
Youngest Participant for East Germany: Gabriele Wetzko (14 years, 53 days)
Oldest Participant for East Germany: Horst-Günter Gregor (30 years, 95 days)
Most Medals for East Germany (Athlete): Roland Matthes (3 medals)

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Men's 400 metres Freestyle

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Alfred Müller 20 Men's 400 metres Freestyle 5 h2 r1/2

Men's 1,500 metres Freestyle

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Karl-Rüdiger Mann 18 Men's 1,500 metres Freestyle 3 h2 r1/2

Men's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay

Men's 4 × 200 metres Freestyle Relay

Men's 100 metres Backstroke

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Roland Matthes 17 Men's 100 metres Backstroke 1 Gold

Men's 200 metres Backstroke

Men's 100 metres Breaststroke

Men's 200 metres Breaststroke

Men's 100 metres Butterfly

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Horst-Günter Gregor 30 Men's 100 metres Butterfly 4 h3 r1/3

Men's 200 metres Individual Medley

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Frank Wiegand 25 Men's 200 metres Individual Medley 3 h2 r1/2

Men's 4 × 100 metres Medley Relay

Women's 100 metres Freestyle

Women's 200 metres Freestyle

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Gabriele Wetzko 14 Women's 200 metres Freestyle 4

Women's 400 metres Freestyle

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Gabriele Wetzko 14 Women's 400 metres Freestyle 5

Women's 800 metres Freestyle

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Sigrid Goral 16 Women's 800 metres Freestyle 3 h1 r1/2
Sabine Rantzsch 15 Women's 800 metres Freestyle 4 h3 r1/2

Women's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay

Women's 200 metres Backstroke

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Doris Kohardt 17 Women's 200 metres Backstroke 3 h4 r1/2

Women's 100 metres Butterfly

Women's 200 metres Butterfly

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Helga Lindner 17 Women's 200 metres Butterfly 2 Silver
Christine Strübing 16 Women's 200 metres Butterfly 3 h3 r1/2

Women's 200 metres Individual Medley

Women's 400 metres Individual Medley

Women's 4 × 100 metres Medley Relay