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Heinz Pollay

Olympic medal record


Equestrian
Competitor for 22x20px Germany
Gold 1936 Berlin Dressage individual
Gold 1936 Berlin Dressage team
Bronze 1952 Helsinki Dressage team

Heinz Pollay (February 4, 1908 - May 14, 1979) was a German (later West German) horse rider who competed in dressage from the late 1930s to the early 1950s. Competing in two Summer Olympics, he won two golds (Dressage individual and Dressage team: both 1936) and one bronze (Dressage team: 1952).

Pollay took the Judge's Oath at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, the first for an official in the Summer Olympics to do so.

References

  • Wallechinsky, David (1984). "Equestrian: Dressage, Individual" and "Equestrian: Dressage, Team". In The Complete Book of the Olympics: 1896-1980. New York: Penguin Books. pp. 236, 237, 239, 240.




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