Ivan Kalita (equestrian)

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Ivan Kalita
Medal record
Equestrian
Representing  Soviet Union
Olympic Games
Gold medal – first place 1972 Munich Team dressage
Silver medal – second place 1968 Mexico City Team dressage
Bronze medal – third place 1964 Tokyo Team dressage
European Championships
Silver medal – second place 1971 Wolfsburg Team dressage
Silver medal – second place 1973 Aachen Team dressage
Silver medal – second place 1975 Kiev Team dressage
Bronze medal – third place 1965 Copenhagen Team dressage
Bronze medal – third place 1969 Wolfsburg Team dressage
Bronze medal – third place 1973 Aachen Individual dressage

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).

References[edit]

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