Karl-Heinz Fuhrmann

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameKarl-Heinz•Fuhrmann
Used nameKarl-Heinz•Fuhrmann
Born18 May 1937 in Recklingen, Sachsen-Anhalt (GER)
Measurements168 cm / 60 kg
AffiliationsASK Vorwärts Potsdam, Potsdam (GER)
NOC East Germany Germany
Nationality East Germany
Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 0
Bronze 1
Total 1


Karl-Heinz Fuhrmann was an eventing rider from Potsdam, East Germany. He finished third with the mixed German team at the 1964 Tokyo Olympic Games, but did not receive a medal as his score did not count towards the team score. Four years later in Mexico City, then representing East Germany he came in seventh with the team. In both games he finished 25th in the individual event. Fuhrmann was East German champion in 1961-62 and 1969.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal Nationality As
1964 Summer Olympics Equestrian Eventing (Equestrian) GER GDR Karl-Heinz Fuhrmann
Individual, Open (Olympic) Mohamet 25
Team, Open (Olympic) Mohamet / Unified Team of Germany 3 Bronze
1968 Summer Olympics Equestrian Eventing (Equestrian) GDR Karl-Heinz Fuhrmann
Individual, Open (Olympic) Saturn 25
Team, Open (Olympic) Saturn / East Germany 7