Show Jumper / Canada
Ian Millar is a Canadian Equestrian Team athlete. Born in 1947, he has become an icon in international show jumping, and Canada’s most decorated grand prix rider. With his long-time-partner Big Ben he won more than 40 Grand Prix, and both were inducted into the Canadian Sports Hall Of Fame in 1996. Millar is the only ten time Olympian in the world, and Olympic silver medalist in 2008. Among his career highlights there are two in a row wins in the World Cup Finals, ten Pan American Games medals (more than any other show jumper) and he is three time winner of the prestigious Spruce Meadows Masters Grand Prix (he also marked CP’s sponsorship of the event). He is as well a ten time Canadian Nation Champion. Ian Millar uses Acavallo gel pads.