Belgian Olympic Equestrian
Karin Donckers is a Belgian equestrian who competes in eventing. She has competed at six Olympic Games between 1992 and 2016. Her best result was fourth place in the team competition in 1992. She has also twice finished in the top ten of the individual competition, with eighth in 1992 and ninth in 2008.
Karin began riding as a nine year-old through the Pony Club and competed in Junior European and Young Rider Championships being 14th and 12th respectively. Her breakthrough to top level eventing came at Saumur 1992 where she was third, a result that led to her selection for the Olympic Games in Barcelona where the Belgian team took fourth place and she was eighth individually.
Karin trains with Stefan Hollanders (dressage) and Grant Wilson (jumping).