Host City: Grenoble, France
Venue(s): Municipal Rink, Grenoble
Date Started: February 4, 1968
Date Finished: February 4, 1968
Format: Winners advanced to final round, losers to consolation round. Soviet Union, Sweden, Canada, Czechoslovakia and United States (1967 World Championships top 5) were directly qualified for the final round. France, Austria and Japan were directly placed for the consolation round.