Birth Date : 03.12.1999

Kelly Van Petegem studies Biomedical Laboratory Techniques at Hogent.

She started doing bobsleigh 3 years ago in the season 2018/2019.

Her interest in the sport came by An Vannieuwenhuyse who asked her to participate on one of the testing days. The adrenaline and kick that this sport brings were the aspects that interested her the most about participating in bobsleigh. Apart from being a brakeswoman, she is also a Monobob pilot.

Career Highlights :

9th at the European Championship 2020

11th at the World Cup 2020

6th at the Monobob Event 2020 in La Plagne, France

11th of the Monobob World Series 2021 in Königssee, Germany

Career Goals :

Being able to participate at the 2022 Olympic Games in Beijing, China

Being a pilot at the 2026 Olympic Games in Milano Cortina, Italy

BFBS

The Belgian Federation for Bobsleigh and Skeleton tries to encourage the bobsleigh and skeleton sport in Belgium, as one of the small nations we try to gain popularity in our small country.

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