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Ulrich Kirchhoff

Medal record
Competitor for 22x20px Germany
Men’s equestrian
Olympic Games
Gold 1996 Atlanta Individual jumping
Gold 1996 Atlanta Team jumping

Ulrich Kirchhoff (born August 9, 1967 in Lohne) is an German show jumping champion, Olympic champion from 1996.

Olympic Record

Kirchhoff participated at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, where he won a gold medal in Individual Jumping.[1] At the same Olympics he also received a gold medal in Team jumping, together with Franke Sloothaak, Lars Nieberg and Ludger Beerbaum.


  1. "1996 Summer Olympics – Atlanta, United States – Equestrian" databaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on September 5, 2008)


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