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DUKE AND DUCHESS OF CAMBRIDGE IN KINGS CUP RACING OFF COWES

Photo: Kensington Palace

HRH The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have been racing in The King’s Cup sailing event off Cowes on the Isle of Wight today (Thursday).

Prince George and Princess Charlotte watched on as their parents, William and Kate, competed on the water alongside 6 celebrities; Fara Williams, Dan Snow, Bear Grylls, John Bishop, Katie Thistleton and Helen Glover.

The Royals landed by helicopter at BAE Systems in Cowes late this morning before heading to the Royal Yacht Squadron. From here they were transported by a launch vessel out to their respective racing yachts. They’ve spent the afternoon competing for the sought after King’s Cup.

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The event was due to take place tomorrow (Friday) but anticipated weather forced organisers to push things forward by 24 hours.

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