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Kenya 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 Kenya: 15
Participants for Kenya: 18 (15 men and 3 women)
Youngest Participant for Kenya: Tekla Chemabwai (18 years, 104 days)
Oldest Participant for Kenya: Kip Keino (28 years, 276 days)
Most Medals for Kenya (Athlete): Kip Keino and Naftali Temu (2 medals)

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Men's 100 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Julius Sang 22 Men's 100 metres 6 h2 r1/4
Charles Asati 22 Men's 100 metres 6 h3 r1/4

Men's 200 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Julius Sang 22 Men's 200 metres 5 h1 r2/4
Charles Asati 22 Men's 200 metres 5 h2 r2/4

Men's 400 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Munyoro Nyamau 25 Men's 400 metres 6 h2 r3/4
Daniel Rudisha 23 Men's 400 metres 6 h3 r2/4
Naftali Bon 23 Men's 400 metres 7 h1 r2/4

Men's 800 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Wilson Kiprugut Men's 800 metres 2 Silver
Thomas Saisi 23 Men's 800 metres 7
Robert Ouko 19 Men's 800 metres 5 h2 r2/3

Men's 1,500 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Kip Keino 28 Men's 1,500 metres 1 Gold
Ben Jipcho 25 Men's 1,500 metres 10

Men's 5,000 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Kip Keino 28 Men's 5,000 metres 2 Silver
Naftali Temu 23 Men's 5,000 metres 3 Bronze

Men's 10,000 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Naftali Temu 23 Men's 10,000 metres 1 Gold
Kip Keino 28 Men's 10,000 metres AC

Men's Marathon

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Naftali Temu 23 Men's Marathon 19
Paul Mose 19 Men's Marathon 48

Men's 110 metres Hurdles

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Kimaru Songok Men's 110 metres Hurdles 6 h1 r1/3

Men's 400 metres Hurdles

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Kimaru Songok Men's 400 metres Hurdles 5 h4 r1/3

Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase

Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay

Women's 100 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Lydia Stephens 22 Women's 100 metres AC h4 r1/4

Women's 400 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Tekla Chemabwai 18 Women's 400 metres 5 h3 r1/3

Women's 800 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Elizabeth Chesire 18 Women's 800 metres 6 h1 r1/3

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