Horst Karsten

Horst Karsten (born 1 January 1936) is a German equestrian and Olympic medalist. He was born in Elsfleth, Lower Saxony. He competed in eventing at the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City, and at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich.[1]

Horst Karsten
Medal record
Equestrian
Representing  Germany
Olympic Games
Bronze medal – third place 1964 Tokyo Team eventing
Representing  West Germany
Olympic Games
Bronze medal – third place 1972 Munich Team eventing
World Championships
Bronze medal – third place 1974 Burghley Team eventing
European Championships
Gold medal – first place 1973 Kiev Team eventing
Silver medal – second place 1977 Burghley Team eventing
Bronze medal – third place 1965 Moscow Individual eventing
Bronze medal – third place 1969 Haras-du-Pin Team eventing
Bronze medal – third place 1973 Kiev Individual eventing
Bronze medal – third place 1975 Luhmühlen Team eventing
Bronze medal – third place 1977 Burghley Individual eventing

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Horst Karsten". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 2 December 2013. Retrieved 27 November 2013.