• Princess Anne was the eldest daughter of Queen Elizabeth II
  • Anne had a successful equestrian career in her youth

These days, she is mostly known for her charitable work with organizations like the Save the Children foundation. But despite her inexhaustible social commitment, Princess Anne has also had a very strong passion in her life, that almost took her down a completely different path in her journey!

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Princess Anne Was Quite The Athlete In Her Day

Sandown Races

And that passion is equestrian riding. Princess Anne has been a recognized and celebrated rider for many years now, and here is how it all started. Princess Anne had a remarkable equestrian career in her youth and began riding horses with her dad, Prince Philip, who played polo. Talk about having a great role model!

Watch the video above to learn more!