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Ivan Kalita (equestrian)

Medal record
Competitor for 22x20px Soviet Union
Olympic Games
Gold 1972 Munich Dressage, Team
Silver 1968 Mexico City Dressage, Team
Bronze 1964 Tokyo Dressage, Team

Ivan Aleksandrovich Kalita (Russian: Иван Александрович Калита; 14 January 1927 – 29 March 1996) was a Soviet equestrian and Olympic champion. He won a gold medal in team dressage at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich.[1] Kalita is the oldest Olympic participant from USSR (49 years and 197 days during 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal).


  1. "Ivan Kalita" (in English). SR/Olympic Sports. Sports Reference LLC. http://www.sports-reference.com/olympics/athletes/ka/ivan-kalita-1.html. Retrieved 28 December 2008. 


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