Coach of 2018 Squad Gold Medalists, Team NORKA
Bamdad Memarian is from Köln, Germany and coaches the top German team, NORKA. He began coaching the team in 2014, and has since helped them to win many titles in Europe including the 2017 European Championship and two world titles at the 2018 World Equestrian Games.
Bamdad has three university degrees, including a Masters in Sport Science from Ruhr University Bochum.
He was also vaulter earning European Champion in Pas de Deux in 2009, and Gold Medal Nations Cup Squad 2009 in Aachen.