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Old 08-08-2016, 06:45 PM
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"Watching the cycling with Princess Anne cheering on our @TeamGB team mates - what an honour"
https://twitter.com/RKilty1/status/7...rc=twsrc%5Etfw

"A #Bronze medal & a royal conversation with Princess Anne!"
https://twitter.com/TeamGB/status/762774358075011072

"Had the privilege of meeting Princess Anne yesterday here at the @TeamGB prep camp. Not sure she liked my hair cut"
https://twitter.com/TomBosworth/stat...74227199737856
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Old 08-09-2016, 12:16 AM
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On Saturday, GD Henri attended a 3+ hour meeting of the IOC commission "Olympic Solidarity". There was something about distributing $400 million from a pot of TV money over 4 years: "We help about 100 National Olympic Committees and individual athletes We are also trying to athletes after their careers at. transition to the 'normal life' to help. this is also in Luxembourg a big problem. I think that the athletes have served the country as an ambassador. We have to help them."

His car is accompanied by 6 motorcycles and he admitted the security measures have never been as great as in Rio. In the evening, GD Henri watched a handball match between Qatar and Croatia and handled out medals in swimming (400m Individual Medley). On Sunday, he presented medals in women's racing.

GD Henri's Rio trip lasts until Thursday and he "goes via Frankfurt to Nice and then ten days holiday in the family residence in Carcassonne."

More at:
Großherzog Henri: IOC muss sich immer wieder modernisieren | Tageblatt
RTL.lu - Sport - Rio 2016: De Grand-Duc huet d'Medailen iwwerreecht
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Old 08-09-2016, 04:26 AM
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P.Albert spotted in the audience of gymnastics men's team final
Busy night he has

LOL!!!...
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Old 08-09-2016, 05:14 AM
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I don't understand why you are laughing!

Albert was present to the gymnastics men trial because he supported the monegash gymnast .
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Old 08-09-2016, 05:30 AM
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It was the teamfinals in gymnastics last night, Monaco didn't compete (nor France unfortunately)

The IOC members are visiting lots of events, and ofcourse they should, but i think it's "business" for them and not necessarily because they want to follow the entire event or because they want to support their own gymnasts (ofcourse they will cheer them on if they are there)

My remark "busy night" was more because i had been flipping tv-channels between diving and gymnastics back and forth (both were on at the same time) and thought it was fun that everytime i flipped: there was P.Albert (guess you had to be with me on the couch to find it funny, but hey, olympics is exhausting for the avid couch-potato too )
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Old 08-09-2016, 12:19 PM
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P.Albert spotted in the audience watching the diving final tonight (10m men synchronized)



P.Albert spotted in the audience of gymnastics men's team final

Busy night he has

Both these events must have taken place during the course of Monday, because during the evening he was present at the swimming finals. As you mention correctly P Albert presented the medals to the winners in the Mens 100m backstroke. Pity we don't have pictures...


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P Albert on The Olympics. Since it's all in French maybe our French posters can summarize for us?


https://www.youtube.com/embed/K-8rmFi3oVc


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Old 08-09-2016, 12:47 PM
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Kongehuset gallery of Crown Prince Frederik watching the handball match between Denmark-Argentina:

OL: Overværelse af håndbold | Kongehuset

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As you may know, Mary left Rio late Saturday so she could reach home to the children and their first day of school and kindergarten (which was yesterday) after the family's 6 weeks summer vacation. Tomorrow, Mary also starts again with official duties after the family's summer holiday. Frederik will - as Denmark's IOC member - of course stay the rest of the Olympics.

It has been wonderful to see Frederik and Mary together for the Olympics. And their frequent visits to all the Danish athletes. With prince Joachim also having left home, our Frederik must now represent Denmark during the rest of the Olympics. I'm sure he will do it great!
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Old 08-09-2016, 04:07 PM
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I agree Roskilde it was wonderful to see. Along with official duties on behalf of Denmark, the DRF has been a great support for their athletes.

Today Frederik cheering on the handball team
"The Danish handball men's team has just won 31-23 Tunisia. ����
With the spectator stands were H.K.H"
https://www.instagram.com/p/BI5jUeeA...danskekongehus

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Frederik cheering on his team today
http://binaryapi.ap.org/9497ecb0a0a6...g?wm=api&ver=0
http://binaryapi.ap.org/e7d7b5de4314...g?wm=api&ver=0

Albert taking a selfie at today's basketball game
http://media.gettyimages.com/photos/...re-id587760372
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Old 08-09-2016, 11:43 PM
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GD Henri attended a reception for Luxembourg sports partner PGL BNP Paribas on Monday night.
BGL-Empfang: äußerst passender Zeitpunkt | Tageblatt

...and Luxemburger Wort sent two photographers to Rio:

Luxemburger Wort - Auf der Tribüne und vor dem Podium

Luxemburger Wort - Wort in Rio - photographers' best Luxembourg team images

Luxemburger Wort - Rio 2016: les plus belles images de nos photographes
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Old 08-10-2016, 07:35 AM
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Old footage from the 1976 Olympics ....Ran across this today. The BRF at the Equestrian Cross Country event. Anne riding Goodwill. Shots of the Queen, the other children, Prince Phillip etc.
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Old 08-10-2016, 08:27 AM
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SE BILLEDERNE: Prins Nikolai hygger sig til OL i Rio | BILLED-BLADET
Pictures of Prince Joachim's family, with focus on Prince Nikolai
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Old 08-10-2016, 08:53 AM
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Pictures of Prince Joachim's family, with focus on Prince Nikolai
Nikolai looks like his mother.
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Old 08-10-2016, 11:18 AM
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SE BILLEDERNE: Prins Nikolai hygger sig til OL i Rio | BILLED-BLADET
Pictures of Prince Joachim's family, with focus on Prince Nikolai
He´s absolutely beautiful - like a Prince in a fairytale book!

http://www.billedbladet.dk/sites/bil...?itok=QvveDLAV
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Old 08-10-2016, 11:34 AM
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SE BILLEDERNE: Prins Nikolai hygger sig til OL i Rio | BILLED-BLADET
Pictures of Prince Joachim's family, with focus on Prince Nikolai
Those are some nice pictures of Joachim and family. Nikolai seems very sweet with his brothers and sister.

Before leaving Rio, Mary visited the Danish equestrian team. they compete today and the DRF has published these lovely photos of Mary with the team and horses.
https://scontent.fsan1-2.fna.fbcdn.n...e1&oe=5816BEF5
https://scontent.fsan1-2.fna.fbcdn.n...f9&oe=5855F4C2
https://scontent.fsan1-2.fna.fbcdn.n...98&oe=585BD644

and at the swimming match with Frederik
http://www.billedbladet.dk/sites/bil...?itok=3SjnoxXK

Today, Frederik will be at the Denmark vs Brazil soccer match.
Yesterday at the handball match
OL: Overværelse af håndbold Danmark-Tunesien | Kongehuset
Se billederne: Ellevild kronprins støttede håndboldherrerne - Herognu
He sat next to the former Olympic gold medalist Poul-Erik Hoyer and the Minister of culture Bertel Haarder
Kronprins Frederik fik sambalektion til OL | BILLED-BLADET


He also visited the Danish team at the sailing center
https://www.instagram.com/p/BI6_KusDfXI/

the cover of Billed bladet this week
http://www.billedbladet.dk/sites/bil...?itok=KwerptEn
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Old 08-10-2016, 04:21 PM
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And Frederik goes to Nightclub at Rio !!! (Mary??? ) Who is Simon Selmann??

https://www.instagram.com/p/BI7yc83g...-by=sellemusen
Simon seems to be a fellow Dane in Rio.
Looks like Frederik is wearing the same clothes as he did after visiting the sailing team.
https://www.instagram.com/p/BI6_KusDfXI/
Looks like a bar/club, nothing wrong with going out to eat or hang out. It also seems at least one of his friends from the Sirius Patrol he did in 2000 was with him during a previous tennis match, catching up in Rio
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Old 08-11-2016, 01:28 AM
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Frederik, August 10, was at the Denmark vs Brazil men's soccer game
He visited the team. Denmark lost but will still make it to the quarterfinals
https://www.instagram.com/p/BI9M3lfjNdW/

Photo with the Danish team
https://www.instagram.com/p/BI9PkY7DfxR/
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Old 08-11-2016, 03:14 AM
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Prince Allbert watch the games and meet with the Nadia Comaneci and Carl Lewis!!

http://media.gettyimages.com/photos/...1820?s=594x594
http://media.gettyimages.com/photos/...1692?s=594x594
http://media.gettyimages.com/photos/...0970?s=594x594


And Princess Anne with her husband Tim

http://media.gettyimages.com/photos/...7040?s=594x594

Back in August 1st Prince Joachim and his family planted a Pitanga-tree, a Brazilian cherry wood in the park Itaipu dam

http://kongehuset.dk/sites/default/f...?itok=YyhMMoOp
http://kongehuset.dk/sites/default/f...?itok=4_mhASii
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Old 08-11-2016, 06:15 AM
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Are most of the royals staying in Rio throughout the games? OR are some of them going back home earlier?
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Old 08-11-2016, 06:22 AM
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Most of the ones shown in this thread have already returned home...
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