Belgian Olympian Comes Out Via Instagram Post

| February 12, 2018


From GayStarNews: Sophie Vercruyssen posted a message on Instagram to mark her fifth anniversary with her partner, Lore Simons. Vercruyssen has posted several pictures of herself with Simons, but this one makes clear that the pair are in a relationship.

Vercruyssen is currently in PyeongChang, South Korea, as part of the Belgium squad. She is not the only LGBTI member of the Belgian contingent. Figure skater Jorik Hendrickx is also out. They are two of around a dozen out athletes in the Winter Games.

Belgian bobsleigh Olympian athlete comes out on Instagram

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