Bart Veldkamp

 History
Given Name(s): Bart
Surname(s): Veldkamp
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 1967 November 22
Birth Place: The Hague, the Netherlands
Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bart_Veldkamp
Description: Born a Dutchman, he represented his native country at the Olympic Games until he became a Belgian citizen in 1996, after which he would always represent Belgium at competitions and events, even the Olympic Games. At the 1992 Winter Olympics in Albertville, he was the winner of the men's 10,000 metres speed skating competition. At the 1994 Winter Olympics in Lillehammer, he placed third (and thus won the bronze medal) at the men's 10,000 metres speed skating competition. At the 1998 Winter Olympics in Nagano, he placed third at the men's 5000 metres speed skating competition.

Categories

Type: gold
Year: 1992
event: speed skating
country: Netherlands
Type: bronze
Year: 1994
event: speed skating
country: Netherlands
Type: bronze
Year: 1998
event: speed skating
country: Belgium