- Born:5 June 1973 (46 years)
Gella Vandecaveye is 1996 and 2000 Olympic medallist and 1993 and 2001 World Champ. She won 7 European titles (1994-2011) and 11 medals. Always supported by Eddy Vinckier, coached by JM Dedecker. She travelled the world and met with Vladimir Putin and Daila Lama. IJF Hall of Famer since 2015.