Ivan Kalita (equestrian)

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Ivan Kalita
Medal record
Competitor for  Soviet Union
Olympic Games
Gold 1972 Munich Dressage, Team
Silver 1968 Mexico City Dressage, Team
Bronze 1964 Tokyo Dressage, Team

Ivan Aleksandrovich Kalita (Russian: Иван Александрович Калита; 14 January 1927 – 29 March 1996) was a Soviet equestrian and Olympic champion. He won a gold medal in team dressage at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich.[1] Kalita was the oldest Olympic participant from USSR (49 years and 197 days during 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal).


  1. ^ "Ivan Kalita". SR/Olympic Sports. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 28 December 2008.