The Royal Forums Coat of Arms

Go Back   The Royal Forums > Reigning Houses > British Royals > The Princess Royal and Family

Join The Royal Forums Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
  #41  
Old 07-01-2012, 11:09 PM
Royal Highness
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Midwest, United States
Posts: 1,597
Well I assumed someone else owned most if not all of them...but I wasn't sure who owned them. Seeing as how her mother is quite involved in horses too I thought she might own some of them.


LaRae
__________________

Reply With Quote
  #42  
Old 07-03-2012, 01:07 PM
Artemisia's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
Royal Blogger
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Yerevan, Armenia
Posts: 5,424

Zara has been riding High Kingdom since 2007 but, like most riders, she doesn't own the horse. The owner is Trevor Hemmings, a businessman and philanthropist, who was awarded CVO in the 2011 Birthday Honours list.

Hemmings owns over 100 racehorses, including the Hedgehunter (winner of the 2005 Grand National), Trabolgan (winner of the Royal & SunAlliance Chase in 2005 and Hennessey Gold Cup in the same year), Albertas Run (winner of Royal & SunAlliance Chase in 2008, and Ryanair Chase in 2010 and 2011), and Ballabriggs (winner of 2011 Aintree Grand National).
__________________

Reply With Quote
  #43  
Old 07-12-2012, 03:12 AM
iceflower's Avatar
Super Moderator
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: , Germany
Posts: 28,706
.

Zara Phillips, Nicola Wilson, William Fox-Pitt, Mary King and Kristina Cook during a Team GB Kitting Out day at
Loughborough University on July 10, 2012.



** Pic 1 ** Pic 2 ** Pic 3 ** daylife gallery **


** dailymail: Don't sweat it, Zara! Royal Olympic hope admits she's 'nervous but excited' .. **


** express.co.uk: ZARA PHILLIPS REVEALS HER OLYMPIC HOPES, DREAMS AND FEARS **


** hellomagazine: Olympic royal rider Zara: 'I'm excited, honoured and nervous' **
__________________
**** Welcome aboard! ****
Reply With Quote
  #44  
Old 07-30-2012, 05:20 PM
Aristocracy
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Toronto, Canada
Posts: 204
The Olympic career of Zara Phillips marks 100 years of royal participation in Olympic equestrian events

Zara Phillips and 100 Years of Royal Athletes in the Olympic Equestrian Events | Carolyn Harris: Royal Historian

Reply With Quote
  #45  
Old 07-31-2012, 08:21 AM
muriel's Avatar
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: London / Guildford, United Kingdom
Posts: 5,921
Zara has won the silver medal!!
Reply With Quote
  #46  
Old 07-31-2012, 08:31 AM
SLV's Avatar
SLV SLV is offline
Courtier
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Posts: 743
How wonderful for her!
Reply With Quote
  #47  
Old 07-31-2012, 09:09 AM
dbarn67's Avatar
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: BROOKLYN, United States
Posts: 3,879
Oh Congratulations to Zara for her silver! I'm so thrilled that she did so well.

The family cheer with delight at the win!

http://i45.tinypic.com/34gndbo.jpg

http://i50.tinypic.com/snjpyf.jpg

http://i47.tinypic.com/23rju6x.jpg

http://tinypic.com/m/fo0v90/2

http://i47.tinypic.com/a8u90.jpg
Reply With Quote
  #48  
Old 07-31-2012, 09:24 AM
4Pam's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: N/A, United States
Posts: 2,895
Yay!!! Congratulations!!!
__________________
Absence is, in my opinion, important to find out whether something in your life is meaningful and important! It may be difficult to endure, but the end result is always revealing.
Reply With Quote
  #49  
Old 07-31-2012, 09:40 AM
Aristocracy
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Somewhere, United States
Posts: 198
Congrats to Zara!! How exciting to medal at home!!
Reply With Quote
  #50  
Old 07-31-2012, 11:37 AM
RubyPrincess168's Avatar
Royal Highness
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Sun Prairie, United States
Posts: 1,653
Photo I'd like to see:

The Queen and Zara wearing their Olympic medals.

Congrats to Zara! Many more medals to come I hope!
Reply With Quote
  #51  
Old 07-31-2012, 11:47 AM
EIIR's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Somewhere, United Kingdom
Posts: 2,621
What's great for Zara is, she could go on competing in this sport for many years yet. Mary King, one of Zara's teammates, is 51 and still performing really well. She could have a few more Olympics in her, all being well. She clearly has a lot of talent and has justified her selection without any doubt.
Reply With Quote
  #52  
Old 07-31-2012, 11:55 AM
MichelleQ2's Avatar
Courtier
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Los Angeles, United States
Posts: 826
Quote:
Originally Posted by EIIR View Post
What's great for Zara is, she could go on competing in this sport for many years yet. Mary King, one of Zara's teammates, is 51 and still performing really well. She could have a few more Olympics in her, all being well. She clearly has a lot of talent and has justified her selection without any doubt.

yes and it sounds as Mark Phillips is taking over the coaching of the British team after the Olympics. I hope this is the beginning of a long fruitful olympic career for Zara.
Reply With Quote
  #53  
Old 07-31-2012, 12:03 PM
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Toronto (ON) & London (UK), Canada
Posts: 5,260
Quote:
Originally Posted by MichelleQ2 View Post
yes and it sounds as Mark Phillips is taking over the coaching of the British team after the Olympics. I hope this is the beginning of a long fruitful olympic career for Zara.
Hadn't heard that. I thought Mark was house hunting in Florida and relocating there with the new lady in his life.
Reply With Quote
  #54  
Old 07-31-2012, 12:15 PM
MichelleQ2's Avatar
Courtier
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Los Angeles, United States
Posts: 826
Quote:
Originally Posted by NGalitzine View Post
Hadn't heard that. I thought Mark was house hunting in Florida and relocating there with the new lady in his life.

the commentators this morning were saying the Canadian coach is Karen O'Connor's husband is taking over USA and Mark Phillips is moving to UK - how accurate either of those items is IDK - they just mentioned them in the coverage.
Reply With Quote
  #55  
Old 07-31-2012, 01:19 PM
MarNoe's Avatar
Courtier
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Ohio, United States
Posts: 674
Are there any pictures of Zara receiving her medal from her mother? Coverage of the olympics here in the US is horrible - they totally ignore any country except the US, and then it's only swimming, basketball and gymnastics.
Reply With Quote
  #56  
Old 07-31-2012, 01:38 PM
Serene Highness
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Posts: 1,009
Congratulations to Zara!
Reply With Quote
  #57  
Old 07-31-2012, 01:48 PM
dbarn67's Avatar
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: BROOKLYN, United States
Posts: 3,879
Quote:
Originally Posted by MarNoe View Post
Are there any pictures of Zara receiving her medal from her mother? Coverage of the olympics here in the US is horrible - they totally ignore any country except the US, and then it's only swimming, basketball and gymnastics.
http://i46.tinypic.com/e7yw0h.jpg

http://i50.tinypic.com/2rgp6cy.jpg

http://i50.tinypic.com/33yndzn.jpg
Reply With Quote
  #58  
Old 07-31-2012, 02:28 PM
EIIR's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Somewhere, United Kingdom
Posts: 2,621
Princess Anne kept it very professional really, as you would expect from her. She kissed Zara on both cheeks and got on with it. Anne knows this wasn't just Zara's achievement but the achievement of all those standing on the podium.
Reply With Quote
  #59  
Old 07-31-2012, 02:31 PM
EIIR's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Somewhere, United Kingdom
Posts: 2,621
Quote:
Originally Posted by MichelleQ2 View Post
yes and it sounds as Mark Phillips is taking over the coaching of the British team after the Olympics. I hope this is the beginning of a long fruitful olympic career for Zara.
I think the only caveat for Zara is that she obviously wants to have children, so it's a matter of fitting that in. One of the BBC interviewers asked her afterwards if she would turn her attention to Rio 2016 now, and she swiftly told him to pretty much hold his horses (pun intended!).
Reply With Quote
  #60  
Old 07-31-2012, 02:41 PM
Artemisia's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
Royal Blogger
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Yerevan, Armenia
Posts: 5,424

She has four years to fit a little one in, so I doubt that will be an obstacle for taking part in Rio 2016 - provided, of course, she continues delivering on the same level and has no problems with High Kingdom.
__________________

Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off





Popular Tags
australia belgium best outfit brussels camilla chris o'neill countess of wessex crown prince frederik crown prince haakon crown prince philippe crown princess mary crown princess mette-marit crown princess victoria current events death duchess of cornwall fashion fashion poll funeral hereditary grand duchess stéphanie jordan king abdullah of jordan king carl xvi gustav king felipe king felipe vi king harald king philippe king willem-alexander letizia london maxima nobility official visit philippe picture of the week president gauck president hollande prince carl philip prince daniel prince of wales princess beatrice princess claire princess madeleine princess marie princess mary princess mette-marit princess victoria queen fabiola queen letizia queen letizia daytime fashion queen letizia fashion queen letizia style queen mathilde queen maxima queen maxima fashion queen maxima style queen paola queen rania queen silvia queen sonja royal fashion sofia hellqvist spanish royals state visit stockholm sweden the hague victoria wedding willem-alexander


Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities


Copyright 2002-2012 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:37 AM.

Social Knowledge Networks

eXTReMe Tracker
Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2015
Jelsoft Enterprises

Royal News Delivered to your Email!

You can get the latest Royal News right in your inbox.

unsusbcribe at anytime with one click

Close [X]