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Edith Master

Full name: Edith Louise Master
Gender: Female
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
Weight: 137 lbs (62 kg)
Born: August 25, 1932 in New York, New York, United States
Died: August 18, 2013 in New York, New York, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Equestrianism

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

In her third Olympics, Mrs. Master, at slightly more than 43 years of age, became the second oldest U.S. woman to win an Olympic medal in any sport. In her previous Olympic appearances she had finished 23rd in 1968 and 19th in 1972. She was educated at Cornell and NYU and lived in Germany for a number of years, studying dressage under the great teacher, Heinz Lammers. She collected exotic birds, raised German shepherds, and grew orchids as a hobby.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1968 Summer 36 Ciudad de México Equestrianism Mixed Dressage, Individual United States USA 23
1968 Summer 36 Ciudad de México Equestrianism Mixed Dressage, Team United States USA 8
1972 Summer 40 München Equestrianism Mixed Dressage, Individual United States USA 19
1972 Summer 40 München Equestrianism Mixed Dressage, Team United States USA 9
1976 Summer 43 Montréal Equestrianism Mixed Dressage, Individual United States USA 14
1976 Summer 43 Montréal Equestrianism Mixed Dressage, Team United States USA 3 Bronze

Mixed Dressage, Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Horse Phase Unit Rank PTS
1968 Summer 36 Ciudad de México Equestrianism United States Helios Final Standings 23 646
1968 Summer 36 Ciudad de México Equestrianism United States Helios Qualifying Round 23 646
1972 Summer 40 München Equestrianism United States Dahlwitz Final Standings 19 1,480
1972 Summer 40 München Equestrianism United States Dahlwitz Qualifying Round 19 1,480
1972 Summer 40 München Equestrianism United States Dahlwitz Qualifying Round Judge #1 21 292
1972 Summer 40 München Equestrianism United States Dahlwitz Qualifying Round Judge #2 16T 289
1972 Summer 40 München Equestrianism United States Dahlwitz Qualifying Round Judge #3 23T 274
1972 Summer 40 München Equestrianism United States Dahlwitz Qualifying Round Judge #4 11 322
1972 Summer 40 München Equestrianism United States Dahlwitz Qualifying Round Judge #5 20 303
1976 Summer 43 Montréal Equestrianism United States Dahlwitz Final Standings 14 1,481
1976 Summer 43 Montréal Equestrianism United States Dahlwitz Qualifying Round 14 1,481
1976 Summer 43 Montréal Equestrianism United States Dahlwitz Qualifying Round Judge #1 11T 296
1976 Summer 43 Montréal Equestrianism United States Dahlwitz Qualifying Round Judge #2 15 285
1976 Summer 43 Montréal Equestrianism United States Dahlwitz Qualifying Round Judge #3 14 293
1976 Summer 43 Montréal Equestrianism United States Dahlwitz Qualifying Round Judge #4 15 313
1976 Summer 43 Montréal Equestrianism United States Dahlwitz Qualifying Round Judge #5 14 294

Mixed Dressage, Team

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Horse Phase Unit Rank PTS
1968 Summer 36 Ciudad de México Equestrianism United States USA Helios Final Standings 8 646
1972 Summer 40 München Equestrianism United States USA Dahlwitz Final Standings 9 1,48
1976 Summer 43 Montréal Equestrianism United States USA Dahlwitz Final Standings 3 1,481