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HRH the Princess ROYAL

HRH the Princess ROYAL

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Entry in the IOC 1988
Country GBR (Great Britain)
Born 15 August 1950, LONDON
Education
Benenden School, Kent

Career
Patron, Honorary President, Colonel-in-Chief, Commodore, Commandant in Chief and member of numerous sports associations, regiments, army corps and various organisations throughout the world, including President of the Save the Children Fund and other associations and organisations involving children, people with a disability

Sports practised
Horse riding

Sports career
Competed in numerous three-day event competitions in Great Britain and overseas; winner of the Raleigh Trophy in 1971; gold medallist in the 1971 individual European Three-Day Event Championships; silver medallist in both individual and team disciplines in the 1975 European Three-Day Event Championships; took part in the Games of the XXI Olympiad in 1976 in Montreal

Sports administration
President of the International Equestrian Federation (1987-1993); Honorary President of the NOC; President of the Riding for the Disabled Association; President of the Royal Yachting Association

IOC History
Member as IF representative of the Eligibility Commission (1990-1994)