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For an insider to say so, however – and Zara is the Queen’s eldest grand-daughter and 12th in line to the throne – is unprecedented.
But then so was getting her tongue pierced when she was 19.
She is said to dislike the term “royal rebel” intensely but Miss Zara Phillips has been bucking the royal trend for much of her life, from her sporty tomboy ways as a child to her taste for eccentric headgear, as was evident when she attended church at Sandringham on Christmas morning.
Tindall was born in Wharfedale General Hospital, a former 19th-century workhouse, and grew up in a modest house in Yorkshire.
“Being angry doesn’t come naturally to me,” Mike admitted. She’ll say how she feels and show her emotions.” The Queen’s eldest granddaughter, once dubbed a royal rebel for having her tongue pierced, has also spoken of the importance of having Mike as a calming influence.
“He met me just after I’d found out my horse had injured himself so I was quite low and vulnerable,” said Zara, a former world three-day eventing champion and winner of Sports Personality of the Year in 2006.
Richard was also victorious in the 2003 Smurfit Kappa Group Champion Hurdle with the Philip Hobbs-trained Rooster Booster on which he also came 2nd in 2004.
He is one of only three jockeys riding today, the other beings Barry Geraghty and Ruby Walsh, to have won all four of those championship races at Cheltenham.