Ireen Wust

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Birthday
1, 1986
Birthplace
Netherlands
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
1, 1986 (age 33)
Birthplace
Netherlands

About

Allround speed skater who won gold medals in the 2006, 2010, and 2014 Olympics, making her the most successful Olympian in the history of the Netherlands.

Before Fame

In 2003 she was a silver medalist at the World Junior Championships.

Trivia

Among her numerous accolades, she won four consecutive World Championships from 2011-2014.

Family Life

She briefly dated fellow speed skater Sanne van Kerkhof.

Associated With

She is openly bisexual, and made headlines at the 2014 Olympics when she received a hug from Russian president Vladimir Putin, who was at the time being chastised for his anti-gay views.