Juan Carlos, Príncipe Herdeiro de Borbón

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games • Other
Full nameJuan Carlos Alfonso Víctor María•de Borbón y Borbón-Dos Sicilias
Used nameJuan Carlos, Príncipe Herdeiro•de Borbón
Born5 January 1938 in Roma, Roma (ITA)
Measurements182 cm / 79 kg
Title(s)Príncipe Herdeiro (Crown Prince), Rey (King) Juan Carlos I de España
NOC Spain


Brother of Princess Pilar de Borbón, president of the Fédération Équestre Internationale (FEI) 1994-2006. His wife was a substitute on the 1960 Greek sailing team as (then) Princess Sophia of Greece and Denmark. Later King Juan Carlos I of Spain.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1972 Summer Olympics Sailing ESP Juan Carlos, Príncipe Herdeiro de Borbón
Three Person Keelboat, Open (Olympic) Spain 15

Other participations

Games Role NOC As
1992 Summer Olympics Officially opened the Games ESP Juan Carlos, King of Spain

Olympic family relations

Special Notes