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New Zealand 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 19, 1968

Events for New Zealand: 8
Participants for New Zealand: 9 (8 men and 1 woman)
Youngest Participant for New Zealand: Rex Maddaford (21 years, 219 days)
Oldest Participant for New Zealand: Les Mills (33 years, 347 days)
Most Medals for New Zealand (Athlete): Mike Ryan (1 medal)

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Men's 5,000 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Rex Maddaford 21 Men's 5,000 metres 10

Men's 10,000 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Rex Maddaford 21 Men's 10,000 metres 12
Evan Maguire 26 Men's 10,000 metres AC

Men's Marathon

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Mike Ryan 26 Men's Marathon 3 Bronze
Dave McKenzie 25 Men's Marathon 37

Men's 400 metres Hurdles

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Roger Johnson 24 Men's 400 metres Hurdles 7 h2 r2/3

Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Peter Welsh 25 Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase 6 h3 r1/2

Men's Shot Put

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Les Mills 33 Men's Shot Put 11

Men's Discus Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Robin Tait 28 Men's Discus Throw 12

Women's 800 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Sylvia Potts 25 Women's 800 metres 6 h2 r2/3

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