Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene received the French Rugby team on 13 July for a reception in the gardens of the Prince’s Palace. The XV de France team has been training in Monaco since 3 July in preparation for the Rugby World Cup, which will take place in France from 8 September to 28 October.
Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene receive Courchevel Ski Club at the Palace
Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene received the members of the Courchevel Ski Club at the Prince’s Palace on Monday 10 July. A cheque was presented to the Princess from a charity gala held in Courchevel for the benefit of the Princess Charlene of Monaco Foundation and the children of the Courchevel sports club, held on 12 February.
The Courchevel Ski Club, in the presence of its Honorary Presidents, HSH Prince Albert Il of Monaco, Sir James Arthur Ratcliffe, its President, Marc Sénéchal, Gareth Wittstock, Secretary General of the Foundation and Pascal Granero, Director General of the Foundation, presented €134,750 to the Princess Charlene of Monaco Foundation.
Sport for Nature Monaco presents a check to the Prince Albert II Foundation
The president of the Sport for Nature Monaco association, Isidoro Miele, invited a dozen prestigious guests to the Yacht Club to present the Prince Albert II Foundation with a check for 18,300 euros. The evening also celebrated three athletes: Pierre Frolla, Stève Stievenart and Daniel Pereira. Last month, each athlete had been given a special trophy made by Maison Vitale 1913, an ethical high-end jewellery house that created the awards using ecological materials. The donation, raised during an auction at the first Sport for Nature Monaco Awards, will be used for the Pelagos initiative.
Prince Albert II watches Wimbledon from the Royal Box
HSH Prince Albert II attended Wimbledon with his cousin, Melanie-Antoinette de Massy. The pair watched from the Royal Box, which is reserved for members of the royal family and celebrities. During the match between Ons Jabeur and Elena Rybakina, Prince Albert II exchanged a few words with Ian Hewitt, former chairman of Wimbledon, who was seated beside Queen Camilla.
Prince Albert II and Princess Caroline attend F(ê)aites de la Danse
Prince Albert II, HRH the Princess of Hanover and Charlotte Casiraghi attended the second edition of the F(ê)aites de la Danse, held in the Casino district of Monte-Carlo, on 8 July. The trio attended a show imagined and designed by choreographer of the Ballets de Monte-Carlo, Jean-Christophe Maillot. The festive event brought together over 250 professional and amateur dancers from all over the world, who transformed the Place du Casino into a gigantic open-air dance floor.