Carl Hester: Horse whisperer

Carl Hester saw the potential in horses everyone else wrote off - and took them all the way to Olympic gold.

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With horseriding opportunities at a premium on the Channel Islands, where Carl Hester began his riding career, the determined streak he developed in his formative years there have helped shape his sterling career. 

Not only has this determination seen him collect Olympic gold, it has seen him consistently undertake the challenge of turning difficult horses into world-class dressage competitors. 

Find out about what motivates him in the video below. 

Carl Hester talks about what motivates him