Aoife Clark Post dressage Blenheim

Audio with the oxfordshire based Irish rider Aoife Clark after the dressage at the Blenheim International Horsetrials.

Irish eventer Aoife Clark has made an excellent start at the Fidelity Blenheim International Horsetrials and lies in second going into Saturday's Cross Country phase.

Riding Fenyas Elegance the combination scored 40.0 to lie in 2nd just 1.1 points behind the leader Britain's Sarah Bullimore.

Aoife who finished 7th at the London Olympics was unable to compete at the recent European Championships when her main horse went lame.

Aoife who lives at Middle Barton less than 10 minutes from Blenheim spoke to Rupert Bell after her test.

Rupert Bell