Mary, Crown Princess of Denmark, completes the 2012 Round Christiansborg open water swim


According to and the official result list, HRH Mary, Crown Princess of Denmark, yesterday participated in 2012 Round Christiansborg in the canals of Copenhagen, and completed the 2000 meter swim in 35.20 and 65th spot, flanked by famed Olympian Mette Jacobsen who finished in 35.21 and 68th. Not many swimmers noticed Her Royal Highness, hidden behind her cap and goggles, according to SN there was more focus on Jacobsen, seen in the photo below off Facebook. Meanwhile, His Royal Highness Frederik competed in the Dragon Class sailboat Nordic Championships in Sweden, winning a heat and all. HRH Mary is of Tasmanian origin, a former swimmer and now protector of the Danish Swimming Federation.


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