The Prince presents a scholarship to Sara Ridderlund from Spånga Hockey Club. Photo: royalcourt.se
On Tuesday 14 January, Prince Carl Philip presented scholarships from the Prince Bertil and Princess Lilian Sports Foundation at the Royal Palace of Stockholm.
The aim of the Prince Bertil and Princess Lilian Sports Foundation is to promote Swedish sport through scholarships to leaders and instructors for further training. This year's scholarship winners were:
Göran Andersson from Idrefjällen Orienteering Club, for developing orienteering in China through a mentor-trainee programme.
Martin Wiklund from Roslagen Golf Club, for developing expertise in communicology through his studies in order to teach others
Sara Ridderlund from Spånga Hockey Club, for continued development through élite trainer education.