British gold medallist at the London 2012 Olympic Games, Ben Maher MBE has been ranked world number one in the sport of showjumping.
In addition to the London Olympics, Ben has also represented Britain at the 2008 Olympics in Hong Kong, the 2009 European Championships in Windsor and the 2015 European Championships in Aachen.
He was selected for the Rio Olympics with Tic Tac, a fairly new ride who he started a partnership with at the start of 2016.
Ben began riding when he was eight and competed in pony classes from an early age. After leaving school, he began training with British rider Liz Edgar, before travelling to Switzerland where he spent two years riding for Swiss show jumper Beat Mandli.