Tug of war sport honoured by royal visit.
- HRH Princess Anne with TWIF President Cathal McKeever MBE (right) and Senior Vice President Tony Martin (left) Photo Gunter Fahrion
The visit of Her Royal Highness, The Princess Royal, Princess Anne is certainly a great honour to the English Tug of War Association, the organizers of the European Championships 2007 in Minehead, England.
Princess Anne, who is a member of the International Olympic Committee, has a long career in the sport. She participated in the Olympic Games 1976 in Montreal and held various executive positions in committee amongst them President of the International Equestrian Federation. Presently she still active in various sports association including the London Organizing Committee for the Olympic Games 2012.