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Athletics at the 1968 Ciudad de México Summer Games:

Men's Decathlon Pole vault

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Host City: Ciudad de México, Mexico
Venue(s): University Olympic Stadium, Ciudad de México
Date Started: October 19, 1968
Date Finished: October 19, 1968

Gold: USA Bill Toomey
Silver: FRG Hans-Joachim Walde
Bronze: FRG Kurt Bendlin

Pole vault

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC H P(1962T) P(1985T)
1T Rick Sloan 21 United States USA 4.85 1.017 865 OB
1T Steen Smidt-Jensen 23 Denmark DEN 4.85 1.017 865 OB
3 Kurt Bendlin 25 West Germany FRG 4.60 957 790
4 Tom Waddell 30 United States USA 4.50 932 760
5 Wu Ah-Min 30 Chinese Taipei TPE 4.35 896 716
6T Hans-Joachim Walde 26 West Germany FRG 4.30 884 702
6T Manfred Tiedtke 26 East Germany GDR 4.30 884 702
8 Walter Dießl 25 Austria AUT 4.25 871 688
9T Bill Toomey 29 United States USA 4.20 859 673
9T Ed de Noorlander 23 Netherlands NED 4.20 859 673
9T Roger Lespagnard 21 Belgium BEL 4.20 859 673
12 Joachim Kirst 21 East Germany GDR 4.15 845 659
13T Mykola Avilov 20 Soviet Union URS 4.10 832 645
13T Lennart Hedmark 24 Sweden SWE 4.10 832 645
13T Urs Trautmann 28 Switzerland SUI 4.10 832 645
16 Clive Longe 29 Great Britain GBR 4.00 807 617
17 Franz Biedermann 22 Liechtenstein LIE 3.90 780 590
18 Jānis Lanka 28 Soviet Union URS 3.80 754 562
19 Spas Dzhurov 23 Bulgaria BUL 3.60 700 509
20 Don Vélez 20 Nicaragua NCA 3.40 644 457