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HRH Crown Prince Frederik of DENMARK

HRH Crown Prince Frederik of DENMARK

Frederik of DENMARK
Entry in the IOC 2009
Country DEN (Denmark)
Born 26 May 1968
Education
Studies in political science, international relations, Harvard University (1992-1993); Three month training position with the Danish UN mission in New York (1994); Master Political Science from the University of Aarhus (1995); First Secretary to the Danish Embassy in Paris (1998-1999)

Career
The Royal Life Guard (1986); Lieutenant in the Reserve, Army (1988); Reconnaissance Platoon Commander with the Royal Guard Hussars’ Regiment (1988); Royal Danish Navy Frogman Corps (1995-1998) - equivalent to Special Boat Service, Royal Marines, or US Navy Seals; Commander - Navy - and Major - Army, Air Force - (2002); Staff Officer, Defence Command Denmark (2002-2003); Senior lecturer with the Institute of Strategy at the Royal Danish Defence College (2003-); Commander in the Navy, colonel in the Army, and colonel in the Air Force (2004)

Sports practised
Sailing, tennis, running, horse riding, diving, golf

Other activities
President of The Royal Danish Geographical Society; A Patron for Danish Red Cross; Member of ISAF's (International Sailing Federation) Events Committee; Member of Young Global Leaders

IOC History
Member of the Sport for All Commission (2010-)