Gold medal-winning Ben visits ITV Anglia

Members of the ITV Anglia team meet Ben
Members of the ITV Anglia team meet Ben Photo:

Ben Maher who took Gold for Team GB in the Team Show Jumping event said he hoped the Olympics would inspire other people.

Speaking to Jonathan and Becky in the studio, he said it was important to get into schools to encourage kids to want to win.

And the equestrian star said it was important to tell children that no matter what their background, if they had a talent they would be able to pursue it.