Royal Rio 2016: the Olympics Opening Ceremony
Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary of Denmark enjoying the Opening Ceremony of the 2016 Olympics
(photo der danske kongehuset Facebook)
The Rio Olympics are under way and as they started with a flourish, there were plenty of royals in the stands of the Maracana stadium to watch the spectacle unfold. The opening ceremony of the 2016 Games was all about carnival - here's a rundown of the royals who went to Rio to celebrate the start of the 31st Olympiad.
Mary, Mary, Queen of Rio, how do the Games go? The Crown Princess of Denmark has ruled Rio for the past few days and she was on top form as the Olympics themselves got under way.
They say that if you like it then you should put a ring on it. Guess you can say we loved the #OpeningCeremony 😉 pic.twitter.com/aDUGSWEtgr— Rio 2016 (@Rio2016_en) August 6, 2016