Not only is Ian Millar a legendary Canadian Grand Prix rider and ten time Olympian, he is a member of the Order of Canada, the highest civilian award given by the Canadian government, and has been inducted into the Canada Sports Hall of Fame and Ontario Sports Hall of Fame. He also holds an honorary doctorate from the University of Guelph, Ontario, Veterinary College
We know each other, even if not by name, we’re in the same club. We’re the ones in the stands who are taking photos or videotaping a horse and rider while they are jumping a course.
Interviewing the legendary George Morris was on my bucket list, but when faced with that opportunity, it was daunting to say the least. I mean, we’re talking George Morris! His name alone strikes fear in the heart of the modern English rider. As most anyone knows, he has a long list of accomplishments from winning the MacClay at fourteen years old to Olympic medals