BBC Sport - Get Inspired: Ian Stark on his journey in equestrian sport
My Story: Ian Stark
- From the section Get Inspired
Four-time Olympic silver medallist Ian Stark reflects on his career in eventing - from humble beginnings to world success.
"I started riding while I was about 10 and it was a bit intimidating and scary but I was hooked from then on," he said.
"It probably made me hungrier that it wasn't handed to me on a plate - I had to work jolly hard for it."
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