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07.09.14

William Tells Dad, "You're Buff, Pa!"

Prince William told his dad that he should be flattered to be described as 'buff' today, as he went diving in a pool in central London at anevent where Charles was formally handing over his presidency of the British Sub-Aqua Club (BSAC) after 40 years to William

Chairman of the British Sub-Aqua Society, Eugene Farrell,  described Charles as being 'quite buff' during his own diving days.

Britain's Prince William, The Duke of Cambridge, is pictured as he prepares to snorkel and scuba dive with British Sub-Aqua Club (BSAC) members at a swimming pool in central London on July 9, 2014. In May 2014, The Duke of Cambridge followed in the footsteps of The Prince of Wales and The Duke of Edinburgh by becoming President of BSAC, the UKs governing body for scuba diving.  AFP PHOTO /JUSTIN TALLIS/POOL        (Photo credit should read JUSTIN TALLIS/AFP/Getty Images)
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Charles raised a quizzical eyebrow and it fell to his son to tell him, "Pa, you should be pleased!"

Before William entered the pool, Charles joked, "I know my eldest will now demonstrate his buff credentials".

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - JULY 09:  Prince William, Duke of Cambridge snorkels with British Sub-Aqua Club (BSAC) members at a swimming pool on July 9, 2014 in London, England. In May 2014, The Duke of Cambridge followed in the footsteps of The Prince of Wales and The Duke of Edinburgh by becoming President of BSAC, the UK’s governing body for scuba diving.  (Photo by Lodge Media via Getty Images)
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William slipped into a wet suit and got into the outdoor pool, snorkelling with a group of eight-year-olds.

A fun event? yes. But buff? Not so much, wethinks.