|Born||2 November 196256) (age |
Karl-Marx-Stadt, East Germany
|Height||1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)|
|Weight||89 kg (196 lb)|
|Club||SC Einheit Dresden|
Olaf Förster (born 2 November 1962) is a retired German rower who had his best achievements in the coxless fours. In this event, he won a gold medal at the 1988 Summer Olympics and world titles in 1987 and 1989.
Förster's wife Kerstin also won a gold medal in rowing at the 1988 Olympics. The couple has two children.