2012 Olympics | News | Prince William | Sports

Prince William Sizes Up the Beefcake at the Olympics: PHOTO

William

Prince William visiting a couple of athletes at the London Games. William also spent some quality time with David Beckham.

Bonus points for those of you who can ID them.

UPDATE: A tipster notes that the guy on the left is rugby player Mike Phillips, so this shot was likely not taken at the Olympics.

(via Olympics or Bust)

Feed This post's comment feed

Comments

  1. Oh my. The benefits of being a Prince. Where is Kate? What happens in the locker room, stays in the locker room. AMEN!

    Posted by: andrew | Jul 30, 2012 10:02:21 AM


  2. Those are rugby players. That's Mike Phillips on the left.

    Posted by: endo | Jul 30, 2012 10:16:25 AM


  3. Google image search turned up this picture from 2010.

    Sorry, it's not from the London Games.

    Posted by: endo | Jul 30, 2012 10:23:25 AM


  4. it can't be from the Olympics. Willy still has a decent amount of hair on his head.

    Posted by: hugo | Jul 30, 2012 10:27:05 AM


  5. The athlete on the left in the white shorts, if I am correct, is Jared Fryer (Wrestling, from Miami, Florida) (http://www.nbcolympics.com/athletes/athlete=jared-frayer/index.html)

    Posted by: Aaron | Jul 30, 2012 10:31:53 AM


  6. The flag on the wall is Welsh. The GBR athletes compete under the Union Jack. It's pretty clear that this picture wasn't taken at the Olympics.

    Posted by: TampaZeke | Jul 30, 2012 10:55:12 AM


  7. @Aaron,

    Don't think so, Jared is 5'-6" tall, Prince William is over 6'. Plus, why would he be visiting American athletes?

    That is a Welsh Flag on the wall, for what it's worth.

    Posted by: ratbastard | Jul 30, 2012 11:01:00 AM


  8. The two are both Ruggers, and the picture is fairly old -- 2010. It was not taken at the Olympics.

    Posted by: Rich | Jul 30, 2012 11:18:35 AM


  9. Don't care when photo was taken, I like it!

    Posted by: jsb | Jul 30, 2012 12:11:23 PM


  10. Wondering what William looks like in shorts and no shirt.

    Posted by: james | Jul 30, 2012 12:20:27 PM


  11. When I would wear a jacket like that, with my hands in my pockets thrust forward like that, there was a reason...

    Posted by: BobN | Jul 30, 2012 12:22:32 PM


  12. Of course I can name them silly. On the left is my husband number 1 and on the right is my husband number 2.

    Posted by: RJP | Jul 30, 2012 12:29:47 PM


  13. Yum on the furry guy on William's right, regardless of when it was taken!

    Posted by: Mike | Jul 30, 2012 1:04:11 PM


  14. Not another non-story from Towleroad but an actual FAKE story. Do we really need to be making stuff up because of a lack of news ?

    Is there any wonder the world thinks gay people are a joke ?

    Posted by: Icebloo | Jul 30, 2012 1:38:46 PM


  15. hmmmm...I'm gay and the world doesn't think I'm a joke...just must be you ICEBLOO.

    Posted by: stpetegreg | Jul 30, 2012 1:43:47 PM


  16. My god, you obviously know nothing about sports or the Olympics. This pic is several years old and has nothing to do with the London games. Pathetic, Towle.

    Posted by: bryan | Jul 30, 2012 1:45:49 PM


  17. To paraphrase Bryan: My god, you obviously know nothing about the comment section or reading. The error was pointed out a couple of hours ago. Excessive piling on, Bryan.

    Posted by: ger | Jul 30, 2012 2:05:53 PM


  18. "The Prince and the Rugby Players" that has slash fiction potential...

    Posted by: jaragon | Jul 30, 2012 5:43:21 PM


  19. wait till his Granny sees this photo......she will not approve!

    Posted by: Chris | Jul 30, 2012 9:03:55 PM


  20. I don't care when the photo was taken, that is some outstanding Eyecandy!

    Posted by: andrew | Jul 31, 2012 2:50:25 AM


  21. JFC. Get Prince William out of there!

    Hmmm... shaven, unshaven, shaven, unshaven... can't make up my mind.

    Posted by: Kim | Jul 31, 2012 11:11:01 AM


  22. When the headline and the story are so obviously baseless, why isn't the story removed from the feed? Sloppy journalism.

    Posted by: Patrick | Aug 6, 2012 7:41:44 AM


  23. Well the guy on the right seems to have a belt on (if you look at the left side) but the right side is missing :/
    and then guy on the left almost seems to be wearing lace underwear. Or is it just me?

    Posted by: Rob | Aug 12, 2012 1:14:47 AM


  24. The posing of the pic with Wills fully clothed and the other two shirtless makes the rugger players look a little like go-go boys. I'm not complaining; Mike Phillips is devastatingly sexy and can dance on my box any time ;-)

    Posted by: Buzzbound | Aug 18, 2012 11:49:12 AM


Post a comment







Trending


« «Senator Scott Brown (R-MA) Steps Carefully into Chick-fil-A Fray: 'I Disagree with What the CEO Said'« «