Charlotte Dujardin became the second British woman to win three Olympic gold medals by retaining her individual dressage title in Rio.
The 31-year-old, who won gold aboard Valegro, emulates the achievement of cyclist Laura Trott, 24.
Germany took silver and bronze through Isabell Werth and Kristina Broring-Sprehe respectively.
Nearly 40% of parents of girls report their daughters being inspired to take up a sport after watching professionals in action.
England 6-Russia )