Switzerland 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 Switzerland: 19
Participants for Switzerland: 22 (20 men and 2 women)
Youngest Participant for Switzerland: Thomas Wieser (18 years, 296 days)
Oldest Participant for Switzerland: Edgar Friedli (34 years, 358 days)
Most Medals for Switzerland (Athlete): No medalists

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Men's 100 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Hansruedi Wiedmer 23 Men's 100 metres 6 h5 r1/4

Men's 200 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Hansruedi Wiedmer 23 Men's 200 metres 7 h3 r2/4

Men's 1,500 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Hansrüedi Knill 28 Men's 1,500 metres 9 h2 r2/3

Men's 5,000 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Werner Schneiter 21 Men's 5,000 metres 8 h2 r1/2

Men's Marathon

Men's 110 metres Hurdles

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Daniel Riedo 26 Men's 110 metres Hurdles 6 h1 r2/3

Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Hans Menet 28 Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase 12 h2 r1/2

Men's 20 kilometres Walk

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
René Pfister 25 Men's 20 kilometres Walk 23

Men's 50 kilometres Walk

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Erwin Stütz 32 Men's 50 kilometres Walk 20

Men's High Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Michel Portmann 27 Men's High Jump 28 QR
Thomas Wieser 18 Men's High Jump 31 QR

Men's Pole Vault

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Heinz Wyss 22 Men's Pole Vault 22 QR

Men's Shot Put

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Edy Hubacher 28 Men's Shot Put 15 QR

Men's Discus Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Edy Hubacher 28 Men's Discus Throw 25 QR

Men's Hammer Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Ernst Ammann 27 Men's Hammer Throw 19 QR

Men's Javelin Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Urs von Wartburg 31 Men's Javelin Throw 8
Rolf Bühler 25 Men's Javelin Throw 27 QR

Men's Decathlon

Women's 80 metres Hurdles

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Meta Antenen 19 Women's 80 metres Hurdles 5 h4 r1/3

Women's Long Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Sieglinde Ammann 22 Women's Long Jump AC QR

Women's Pentathlon

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Meta Antenen 19 Women's Pentathlon 8
Sieglinde Ammann 22 Women's Pentathlon 23

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