Zara Phillips jumped into the history books on Tuesdays Day Four of the London 2012 Summer Olympic Games when she became the first British royal to win a silver Olympics medal as part of the five-member Team GB equestrians dramatic morning.
The equestrian disciplines are unique among Olympic sports in the sense that men and women compete on the same terms, the horse and rider are both declared medal winners and both must have the same nationality. Team GB won a total of 3 gold medals in all equestrian events.
Charlotte Dujardin and Valegro - Charlotte only began doing Grand Prix dressage in 2011 but by the 2012 Olympics she won not only the first individual Dressage Gold medal winner for BG, but GB's Team won Gold as well for Queen and country!
Kate Middleton Holds Hands With Prince William at the Olympics
Prince William, Kate, Duchess of Cambridge, and Prince Harry look on during the show jumping equestrian event at the London 2012 Olympic Games on July in London's Greenwich Park. Pictures: Prince William and.
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and Prince William, Duke of Cambridge watch the Eventing Cross Country Equestrian event on Day 3 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Greenwich Park on July 2012 in London, England.