Patricia Treble

Maclean's Researcher-reporter

Patricia Treble is the royal specialist at Maclean’s. In addition to her interest in all things monarchical—from the Queen's constitutional role to Kate's flyaway hems—she writes on everything from TV, books and celebrity culture to history and sports trends.

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II (C) drops the ceremonial puck prior to the Vancouver Canucks preseason game against the San Jose Sharks 06 October 2002, in Vancouver, Canada  Also pictured are Sharks Mike Ricci (L), Canucks Markus Naslund (R), Cassie Campbell (3rd R), captain of the Canadian Women's Hockey Team, and Wayne Gretzky (2nd L), general manager of the Canadian Men's Olympic hockey team. Queen Elizabeth II and her husband, Prince Philip, are on an 11-day visit to Canada.    (Kim Stallknecht/AFP/Getty Images)