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Michael Plumb

Medal record
Competitor for 22x20px United States
Olympic Games
Gold 1976 Montreal Eventing, team
Gold 1984 Los Angeles Eventing, team
Silver 1964 Tokyo Eventing, team
Silver 1968 Mexico City Eventing, team
Silver 1972 Munich Eventing, team
Silver 1976 Montreal Eventing, individual

John Michael Plumb (born 28 March 1940) is an American equestrian and Olympic champion. He won a team gold medal in eventing at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal, and a second gold medal at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles.[1]


  1. "J. Michael Plumb" (in English). SR/Olympic Sports. Sports Reference LLC. http://www.sports-reference.com/olympics/athletes/pl/j-michael-plumb-1.html. Retrieved 27 December 2008. 

See also

  • List of athletes with the most appearances at Olympic Games


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