LINSENHOFF- SCHINDLING Liselott (1927) Germany / Equestrian
This German horsewoman has one of the finest records in dressage. First selected for the Tokyo Games in 1964, she won two silver medals and a bronze, either individually or in her team.But it was in Mexico City that she won her first team gold medal.She finally won an individual title at Munich in 1972, becoming the first woman Olympic champion horse rider. A few days later, she helped win the team silver. His daughter took up the baton during the Seoul games in 1988. She was victorious on her horse named Courage as part of the German team in the team dressage event.