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Arthur Chatto has finished his charity effort and raised £21,059 by rowing 2,000 miles around the UK

The great grandson of Princess Margaret has made his family proud today after finishing an epic effort to raise funds for charity. 

Arthur Chatto, 20, was greeted in St Katharine Docks by his family and girlfriend at the close of his 2,000 miles tour of the UK.

The university student had taken off from London Bridge on July 8 in hopes of raising as part of the GB Row Challenge. Thanks to donation, his team racked up £21,059 for The British Read Cross and Just One Ocean. 

The GB Row Challenge is a rowing race which happens yearly and see teams competing against each other while raising funds for different charity.  

Arthur and his teammates live together, which explains why they were able to compete in the race. They were the only team taking part this year due to the Coronavirus, which prevented others from participating.  

Arthur Chatto, 20, was greeted in St Katharine Docks by his family and girlfriend at the close of his 2,000 miles tour of the UK

Today concluded an epic 38 days-long journey away from home. 

Arthur was reunited with his mother, Lady Sarah Chatto, his father Lord Daniel and brother Samuel, 24. 

His girlfriend Lizzie, who was wearing a white mask, was also waiting for him at the dock. 

Team EXE ENDUROW took on the race in their stride in spite of being the only ones to compete.

Arthur's girlfriend Lizzie Friend was present to give a hero's welcome at St Katharine Docks today

Arthur’s girlfriend Lizzie Friend was present to give a hero’s welcome at St Katharine Docks today 

The team arrived with a bang in London after a 38 days-long tour of the UK spent rowing tirelessly

The team arrived with a bang in London after a 38 days-long tour of the UK spent rowing tirelessly 

The University of Exeter students lived together and were allowed to take measures in order to keep training in preparation of the race, which had been six months in the making for them.

Posting on their official Exeendurow Instagram in June, they commented: ‘We hope you all have stayed safe during the Corona Virus pandemic. 

‘We are still planning to row around the UK notwithstanding a change in the COVID conditions.

Arthur's brother Samuel, his mother Lady Sarah Chatto, his girlfriend Lizzie Friend, his father Daniel and a friend were present to welcome him home

Arthur’s brother Samuel, his mother Lady Sarah Chatto, his girlfriend Lizzie Friend, his father Daniel and a friend were present to welcome him home 

Arthur had been training for six months in preparation of the race. In spite of coronavirus, the teammates, who lived together, decided to go ahead with the challenge

Arthur had been training for six months in preparation of the race. In spite of coronavirus, the teammates, who lived together, decided to go ahead with the challenge 

‘Naturally, we’ve been delayed but are working hard to get ourselves ready to row.

‘We’ve also decided, as a result of the situation, to raise money for the British Red Cross as well as JustOneOcean, because we’re keen to do what we can at what is a challenging time for our nation as well as our oceans.’

The royal had been training for the row for the last six months, and first shared a snap as weight-lifting in the gym in order to get his fitness up in January. 

The team, which consists of Arthur alongside Charles Bromhead, Harry Lidgley, Oliver Dawe-Lane, had originally intended to raise the funds for Just One Ocean but said the coronavirus pandemic had inspired them to help the British Red Cross as well.

Friends and Family were there in London to welcome the team back home after 38 days of absence

Friends and Family were there in London to welcome the team back home after 38 days of absence 

From left to right: Harry Lidgley, 22, Arthur, Oliver Dawe-Lane, 21 and Charles Bromhead, 21, pictured upon arriving in London

From left to right: Harry Lidgley, 22, Arthur, Oliver Dawe-Lane, 21 and Charles Bromhead, 21, pictured upon arriving in London 

Posting on their official Exeendurow Instagram in June, they commented: ‘We hope you all have stayed safe during the Corona Virus pandemic.

While he delights his fan by sharing training pictures on Instagram which offer a peek at his impressive physique, Arthur is in a committed relationship with his girlfriend Lizzie Friend. 

Lizzie is a fellow Edinburgh University student, where Arthur is studying Geography, and a source previously told the Daily Mail: ‘They hit it off straight away.

‘She’s really sweet and they make a very nice couple. He took her to Royal Ascot this summer as his date.’

The team celebrated the end of their tour in the St Katharine Docks marina in London this morning

The team celebrated the end of their tour in the St Katharine Docks marina in London this morning 

Arthur and his teammates gleefully took a dive as they celebrated their charity effort, which raised more than £21,000

Arthur and his teammates gleefully took a dive as they celebrated their charity effort, which raised more than £21,000

While Arthur is still best known for his lineage as the grandson of the Queen’s late sister Princess Margaret, he is quickly gaining a loyal online following thanks to his very cheeky Instagram snaps.

Far from the official photographs that we are used to seeing from royals, Arthur’s Instagram account gives a rare glimpse into his everyday life – and the teen has no problem sharing revealing snaps.

After attending Westminster Cathedral Choir school he followed in the footsteps of William and Harry at £33,270-a-year Eton.

The great grandson of Princess Margaret could hardly hide his excitement as his team made it to London

The great grandson of Princess Margaret could hardly hide his excitement as his team made it to London 

Champagne! Arthur, Oliver and Harry celebrate their athletic feat with some bubbly this morning

Champagne! Arthur, Oliver and Harry celebrate their athletic feat with some bubbly this morning

Pictured: Lizzie Friend, Samuel Chatto and Lady Sarah Chatto arrived at the marina together, wearing masks

Pictured: Lizzie Friend, Samuel Chatto and Lady Sarah Chatto arrived at the marina together, wearing masks 

Arthur pictured during his arrival in London. The team was the only one to compete in the race this year due to Covid-19

Arthur pictured during his arrival in London. The team was the only one to compete in the race this year due to Covid-19

At Eton he was in its Combined Cadet Force, which teaches pupils various military skills. It echoes the trajectory of Prince Harry, who also joined the CCF at Eton before enrolling in the Armed Forces.

He followed his older brother Sam and now attends Edinburgh University, where he studies Geography.

Princess Margaret’s grandson is also a fan of outdoor sports including Arctic diving and mountain climbing.

Harry and Arthur waved at cameras and their families as they arrived this morning, finally putting an end to their tour

Harry and Arthur waved at cameras and their families as they arrived this morning, finally putting an end to their tour 

Lady Sarah gave her youngest boy a warm hug. He spent more of July and August away rowing

Lady Sarah gave her youngest boy a warm hug. He spent more of July and August away rowing  

Armed with a camera, doting mother Lady Sarah made sure to immortalise Arthur's arrival this morning

Armed with a camera, doting mother Lady Sarah made sure to immortalise Arthur’s arrival this morning

Strongman Arthur beamed as he was reunited with his family and friends after a month-long absence

Strongman Arthur beamed as he was reunited with his family and friends after a month-long absence

The young royal, who's 25th in line to the throne seemed satisfied with his athletic effort this morning

The young royal, who’s 25th in line to the throne seemed satisfied with his athletic effort this morning 

Lady Sarah cheered her son on as his brother Samuel kept a close eye on him. Meanwhile, girlfriend Lizzie and a pal clapped. Father Daniel made sure to capture the scene on his camera

Lady Sarah cheered her son on as his brother Samuel kept a close eye on him. Meanwhile, girlfriend Lizzie and a pal clapped. Father Daniel made sure to capture the scene on his camera 

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