Leslie Burr Howard

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Leslie Michele Burr-Howard
Personal information
Born (1956-10-01) October 1, 1956 (age 61)
Occupation Equestrian
Height 5 ft 6 in (168 cm)
Country United States

Leslie Burr-Howard (born October 1, 1956) is an equestrian from the United States and Olympic champion. She won a gold medal in show jumping with the American team at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles riding Albany, and a silver medal in 1996 aboard the Dutch warmblood mare Extreme.[1] Burr-Howard is also well known as the second of the three primary riders for the legendary showjumper Gem Twist.


  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Leslie Burr-Howard". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 29, 2008.