Princess Charlene makes her second public appearance with her kids in tow

accreditation
Princess Gabriella of Monaco, Princess Charlene of Monaco and Prince Jacques of Monaco attend the Sainte Devote Rugby Tournament.
Princess Gabriella of Monaco, Princess Charlene of Monaco and Prince Jacques of Monaco attend the Sainte Devote Rugby Tournament.
Photo: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images

Princess Charlene spent her weekend out and about with her husband, Prince Albert and their twins, Prince Jacques and Princess Gabriella.

The royal family of Monaco were all smiles at the principality's Saint Devote Rugby Tournament, which returned on Saturday after a two-year pandemic hiatus.

Princess Charlene and her foundation sponsor the annual day-long youth athletics competition, which welcomes 100 under-12-year-olds for seven-side rugby. Some within her entourage have described it as "perhaps the event closest to her heart," per People.

SCROLL THROUGH PICS HERE:

Princess Charlene of Monaco, Prince Albert II of M
Princess Charlene of Monaco, Prince Albert II of Monaco, Prince Jacques of Monaco and Princess Gabriella of Monaco attend the Sainte Devote Rugby Tournament.
Princess Charlene of Monaco, Prince Albert II of M
Princess Charlene of Monaco, Prince Albert II of Monaco, Prince Jacques of Monaco and Princess Gabriella of Monaco attend the Sainte Devote Rugby Tournament.
Princess Charlene of Monaco, Prince Albert II of M
Princess Charlene of Monaco, Prince Albert II of Monaco, Prince Jacques of Monaco and Princess Gabriella of Monaco attend the Sainte Devote Rugby Tournament.
Princess Charlene of Monaco, Princess Gabriella of
Princess Charlene of Monaco, Princess Gabriella of Monaco and Prince Jacques of Monaco pose with the Under-12 Rugby team of Barcelona and the Under-12 Rugby team of Ecuador during the Sainte Devote Rugby Tournament.
Princess Charlene of Monaco poses with the Under-1
Princess Charlene of Monaco poses with the Under-12 Rugby team of Andorra during the Sainte Devote Rugby Tournament.
Princess Gabriella of Monaco, Princess Charlene of
Princess Gabriella of Monaco, Princess Charlene of Monaco, Prince Jacques of Monaco and Gareth Wittstock (R) attend the Sainte Devote Rugby Tournament.
Princess Gabriella of Monaco, Princess Charlene of
Princess Gabriella of Monaco, Princess Charlene of Monaco and Prince Jacques of Monaco attend the Sainte Devote Rugby Tournament.

Saturday's event marked the former Olympic swimmer's second public outing since returning to Monaco and following a year-long illness that started with contacting an ENT infection in South Africa.

The royal shared pictures of the outing on Instagram. Alongside the carousel of snaps, Princess Charlene wrote: "Great day at St Devote Rugby, God bless you all."


We live in a world where facts and fiction get blurred
In times of uncertainty you need journalism you can trust. For 14 free days, you can have access to a world of in-depth analyses, investigative journalism, top opinions and a range of features. Journalism strengthens democracy. Invest in the future today. Thereafter you will be billed R75 per month. You can cancel anytime and if you cancel within 14 days you won't be billed. 
Subscribe to News24