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Dirk Hafemeister

Full name: Dirk Hafemeister
Gender: Male
Height: 6-0.5 (185 cm)
Weight: 187 lbs (85 kg)
Born: April 17, 1958 in Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Died: August 31, 2017
Affiliations: Armeesportsclub Spandau Reitabteiling Berliner Bär
Country: FRG West Germany
Sport: Equestrianism

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

When Dirk Hafemeister was 30-years-old, he won the gold medal with the West German show jumping team at the 1988 Seoul Olympics, while in the individual event he finished 19th with his horse [Orchidee]. His second major event was the 1994 World Equestrian Games at Den Haag, when he again claimed a team gold medal, this time with PS Priamos. He also won five West German team championships and was on the podium twice individually (silver in 1988 and bronze in 1991).

After his active career Hafemeister was engaged as a riding coach for show jumpers. He was born in Berlin as the son of a construction entrepreneur. Hafemeister was a close friend of [Paul Schöckemöhle] and started his riding career in Schöckemöhle’s stable where Hafemeister trained horses.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1988 Summer 30 Seoul Equestrianism Mixed Jumping, Individual West Germany FRG 19
1988 Summer 30 Seoul Equestrianism Mixed Jumping, Team West Germany FRG 1 Gold

Mixed Jumping, Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Horse Phase Unit Rank F PTS
1988 Summer 30 Seoul Equestrianism West Germany Orchidee Final Standings 19 18.00
1988 Summer 30 Seoul Equestrianism West Germany Orchidee Final Round 19 18.00
1988 Summer 30 Seoul Equestrianism West Germany Orchidee Final Round Round One 4T QU 4.00
1988 Summer 30 Seoul Equestrianism West Germany Orchidee Final Round Round Two 19 14.00
1988 Summer 30 Seoul Equestrianism West Germany Orchidee Qualifying Round 2 QU 139.50
1988 Summer 30 Seoul Equestrianism West Germany Orchidee Qualifying Round Round One 1T 69.50
1988 Summer 30 Seoul Equestrianism West Germany Orchidee Qualifying Round Round Two 4T 70.00

Mixed Jumping, Team

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Horse Phase Unit Rank F
1988 Summer 30 Seoul Equestrianism West Germany FRG Orchidee Final Standings 1 12.00
1988 Summer 30 Seoul Equestrianism West Germany FRG Orchidee Round One 1 4.00
1988 Summer 30 Seoul Equestrianism West Germany FRG Orchidee Round Two 4 8.00
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