Ulrich Karnatz
Personal information
Born (1952-12-02) 2 December 1952 (age 71)
Height192 cm (6 ft 4 in)
Weight91 kg (201 lb)
Medal record
Men's rowing
Representing  East Germany
Olympic Games
Gold medal – first place 1976 Montreal Eight
Gold medal – first place 1980 Moscow Eight
World Rowing Championships
Gold medal – first place 1975 Nottingham Eight
Gold medal – first place 1977 Amsterdam Eight
Gold medal – first place 1978 Cambridge Eight
Gold medal – first place 1979 Bled Eight

Ulrich Karnatz (born 2 December 1952) is a German rower who competed for East Germany in the 1976 Summer Olympics.

He was born in Rostock. In 1976, he was a crew member of the East German boat, which won the gold medal in the eight event. Four years later, he won his second gold medal with the East German boat in the eight competition.[1]


  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Ulrich Karnatz". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 22 April 2018.