Today was a busy day for our royal Olympic watchers.
Zara Phillips made her Olympic debut today at Greenwich Park. Her grandfather, Prince Philip, her mother, Princess Anne, her brother, Peter Phillips and her sister-in-law Autumn Phillips watched her compete in the dressage event. Also joining the British royals was Princess Benedikte.
Crown Prince Haakon and Crown Princess Mette-Marit attended some beach volleyball games at Horseguards Parade.
There was a match between the Netherlands and Belgium today in the women’s field hockey event. Prince Willem-Alexander, Princess Maxima, Princess Catharina-Amalia, Princess Alexia, Princess Ariane, Countess Luana and Countess Zaria cheered on the Netherlands. Luana and Zaria are Prince Friso and Princess Mabel’s daughters. To cheer on Team Belgium was Prince Philippe, Princess Mathilde, Princess Elisabeth, Prince Gabriel, Prince Emmanuel and Princess Eleonore.
The Belgian royals also attended the bronze-medal match of the 52kg class.
Crown Prince Haakon attended the lightweight double sculls today.
Crown Prince Frederik, Crown Princess Mary, Prince Albert, Princess Charlene, Princess Anne and Tim Lawrence attended swimming preliminaries today.
Prince William watched Team GB play football against the United Arab Emirates.
The Dutch royals watched as Marianne Vos won the women’s road cycling event today.
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