Olympic Royalty Meets Monaco's Royals! Simone Biles, Michael Phelps and Usain Bolt Snap Selfie with Prince Albert and Princess Charlene

That's a lot of royalty in one selfie!

Source: Laureus Sport/Instagram
Photo: Source: Laureus Sport/Instagram

That’s a lot of royalty in one selfie!

Monaco’s Prince Albert and Princess Charlene smiled for a selfie alongside Olympic champs Michael Phelps, Simone Biles and Usain Bolt on Tuesday.

The royals joined the sports stars at the Laureus World Sports Awards in Monaco.

The group also did Bolt’s signature move, the “Lightning Bolt” while on stage. Although Albert and Charlene aren’t the first royals to strike the now-famous pose — Prince Harry did the move with Bolt in 2012!

Highlights of this year’s awards ceremony included Bolt and Biles winning Sportsman and Sportswoman of the Year. Phelps took Comeback of the Year.

Prince Albert presented the Sportswoman of the Year, while Princess Charlene presented the Sport for Good award to the South African association “Waves for Change,” a charity which, like her own foundation, teaches children to swim and gives them a purpose.

The royal couple fit right in with the athletes, as they’ve both competed at the Olympic level themselves. Albert competed in the bobsleigh event at five consecutive Winter Olympics for Monaco, taking part in both the two-man and four-man events. Charlene represented South Africa at the 2000 Sydney Olympics, with her team finishing fifth in the 4 × 100 metre medley relay.

And Charlene could have taken home gold for style on Tuesday. The royal was stunning in a plunging red off-the-shoulder gown by Carolina Herrera. She accessorized the glamorous look with glittering drop earrings and silver Jimmy Choo pumps.

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