My date was wrong....the race was todayMay 16
Prince Joachim is an annually returning guest at the Classic Race in Aarhus, and he is also participating in the race in the upcoming weekend of May 17 and 18. But he is not the only one in the family with speed in the blood.
Princess Athena also be participated this year, and today before the big race she tried her hand at the race for the first time. For her, however, it came with a rye bread engine - she participatee in the large field of soapbox cars.
- "We are both happy and proud that Princess Athena participated this year. For many years, Prince Joachim has, cast a light on the event as he drives his classic Cortina. Nice that the next generation also backs the Classic Race Aarhus"
, said Mike Legarth, director of Classic Race Aarhur, in a press release.
And she did so in convincing style. Her efforts reached a nice fourth place and as pushers she had, among other things, her father Prince Joachim and big brother Henrik. After the races there was great joy at the new driver in the family.
- "It was fun to drive fast"
, said the debut princess.