Zara Phillips gets fired up for the London Games


Zara Phillips gets fired up for the London Games

With the cheers of a 30,000-strong crowd ringing in her ears, Zara Phillips bears the Olympic torch into Cheltenham race course.

She followed in the footsteps of her mother Princess Anne, a former Olympic horsewoman who received the flame in Athens last week along with David Beckham.

A champion equestrian herself, Zara is hoping to qualify for the 2012 Games.

“It would be amazing to be part of it, to actually go to an Olympic Games. Everything is hitting home now the torch is here. The buzz has started.

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