Although her father is a French noble, Athina Onassis decided to take part in CSI horse race as a Greek athlete. CSI 2010 took place a few days ago in Geneva. Athina, granddaughter of the Greek tycoon Aristotle Onassis, did not win any prize. Yet by competing for Greece, she manifested her Greek origins and identity in an international athletic event attended by the best horsemen and horsewomen of the world. Attendees included the daughter of the princess Carolina of Monaco.