Has Princess Anne won an Olympic medal?

How many Olympic medals has Princess Anne won?

She became a respected equestrian, winning one gold medal in 1971 and two silver medals in 1975 at the European Eventing Championships. In 1976, she became the first member of the British royal family to have competed in the Olympic Games.

Anne, Princess Royal.

Mother Elizabeth II
Education Benenden School

Which member of the Royal Family has won an Olympic medal?


Anne passed on her love of horses to her daughter, Zara. She competed in individual and team eventing in the late aughts and early 2010s, winning an individual gold medal at the 2006 World Championships and a silver medal at the 2012 Olympics on her horse High Kingdom.

Has Princess Anne ever won a medal at the Olympics?

Princess Anne

She rode her mother’s horse, Goodwill, with her whole family in attendance to cheer her on. Sadly, she did not win any medals, and placed 24th in the individual eventing.

Was Princess Anne ever in the Olympics?

Princess Anne

The Princess Royal was the first British royal to compete in the Olympics. In the 1976 Montreal Olympics, she rode Goodwill, her mom’s horse, in the three-day equestrian event. Anne is now president of the British Olympic Association and a member of the International Olympic Committee.

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Was Princess Diana a lady?

She was the first wife of Charles, Prince of Wales—the heir apparent to the British throne—and mother of Prince William and Prince Harry.

Diana, Princess of Wales.

Born Diana Frances Spencer1 July 1961 Park House, Sandringham, Norfolk, England
Died 31 August 1997 (aged 36) Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital, Paris, France

Are Charles and Anne Close?

As noted by Hello!, Charles and Anne “are only two years apart in age,” so they were particularly close — in both years and proximity — as kids. … It’s safe to say that despite being very different from each other, Anne and Charles learned how to get along.

Is Princess Anne’s daughter in the Olympics?

Zara Tindall wins silver

Following in her mother’s footsteps, Princess Anne’s daughter, Zara Tindall, competed in the 2012 Olympics for the British equestrian team on her horse, High Kingdom. In the team event, she won a silver medal, which was presented to her by her mother.

What medals did Princess Anne wear?

Princess Anne had a chestful of medals at the QM’s funeral. What are they and why were they conferred? The medals include the Coronation Medal (1953), Silver Jubilee Medal (1977), Queen’s Service Order (New Zealand).