Rowing at the 1968 Summer Olympics – Men's double sculls

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Men's double sculls
at the Games of the XIX Olympiad
Date 13–19 October
Competitors 27 from 13 nations
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Aleksandr Timoshinin
Anatoliy Sass
 Soviet Union
2nd, silver medalist(s) Harry Droog
Leendert van Dis
 Netherlands
3rd, bronze medalist(s) John Nunn
Bill Maher
 United States
← 1964
1972 →

The men's double sculls competition at the 1968 Summer Olympics took place at took place at Virgilio Uribe Rowing and Canoeing Course, Mexico.[1]

Results[edit]

The following rowers took part:[1]

Rank Rowers Country
1st, gold medalist(s) Aleksandr Timoshinin
Anatoliy Sass
 Soviet Union
2nd, silver medalist(s) Harry Droog
Leendert van Dis
 Netherlands
3rd, bronze medalist(s) John Nunn
Bill Maher
 United States
Atanas Zhelev
Yordan Valchev
 Bulgaria
Uli Schmied
Manfred Haake
 East Germany
Wolfgang Glock
Udo Hild
 West Germany
Harri Klein
Edgard Gijsen
 Brazil
Alexandru Aposteanu
Octavian Pavelescu
 Romania
Jean-Marc Porte
Gilbert Vallanchon
 France
Otto Plettner
Ricardo Scheffler
 Mexico
Melchior Bürgin
Hans Ruckstuhl
Martin Studach
 Switzerland
Jaroslav Hellebrand
Petr Krátký
 Czechoslovakia
Daryl Sturdy
Robert Stubbs
 Canada

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Rowing at the 1968 Mexico City Summer Games: Men's Double Sculls". Sports Reference. Retrieved 16 August 2018.