Karl Vannieuwkerke

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Birthday
19, 1971
Birthplace
Belgium
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
19, 1971 (age 48)
Birthplace
Belgium

About

Flemish reporter and journalist who is known for his coverage of sports events. He is best known for hosting segments on Vive le Velo and for having started the program Karl & Kompany for Radio 2 where he focuses mainly on the World Cup and other football events. 

Before Fame

He started his career as a freelance journalist and reporter for the newspaper Het Volk. He then ventured from written work into television in 1994 when he started as a reporter at the West-Flemish FocusTV. 

Trivia

He is also known for his love of cycling and wrote the book Wanting to Become a Renner about the sport in 2005. 

Family Life

He was born and raised in Belgium and shared a photo of his daughter through Instagram in February of 2019. 

Associated With

He is known for having travelled with cyclist Eddy Merckx in September of 2015 and rode through The Netherlands, France, and Italy.