KLINCKAERT Axelle
Belgium
BEL
Title
Ms
Lastname
KLINCKAERT
Firstname
Axelle
Gender
female
Country
Belgium
Place of birth
Dendermonde
Year of birth
2000 (23 y.o.)
Discipline(s)
Women's Artistic Gymnastics
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Occupation
Athlete
Club
Club Esportiu Xelska: Spain
Injuries
A knee injury suffered in training in July 2016 forced her to withdraw from the Belgian Olympic team ahead of the 2016 Games in Rio de Janeiro. She returned to training 12 months later. (radio2.be, 06 Aug 2018; teenvogue.com, 18 Apr 2018; intlgymnast.com; 14 Jul 2016)
Start sporting career
She took up gymnastics in the first grade of school.
Reason for taking up the sport
She was active as a child, so her parents decided to take her to a gymnastics club.
Hero / Idol
Romanian gymnast Larisa Iordache. (gobelgym.be, 22 Nov 2015)
Additional information
HARRY POTTER FLOOR ROUTINE
She has gained media attention for her unusual choice of themes for floor routines, including a Harry Potter-themed routine performed to music from the films. The routine incorporates movements inspired by the films, including waving an imaginary wand and imitating the movements of the owl character named 'Hedwig'. (sports.yahoo.com, 19 Apr 2018; gva.be, 19 Apr 2018; thegymter.net, 14 Jul 2016)

Last update : 2023-09-22

World Championships

2018 - 48th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships DOHA (QAT)

All-Around
Rank Final
18
Score Final
51.832 
Rank Qualif.
27
Score Qualif.
52.074 
Uneven Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
89
Score Qualif.
12.033
Balance Beam
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
18
Score Qualif.
13.175
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
21
Score Qualif.
13.166
Team
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
11
Score Qualif.
158.970
Continental Championships

2018 - 32nd Senior European Championships GLASGOW (GBR)

All-Around
Rank Final
6
Score Final
52.733 
Rank Qualif.
-
Score Qualif.
-
Uneven Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
16
Score Qualif.
13.300
Balance Beam
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
31
Score Qualif.
12.333
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
3
Score Final
13.400
Rank Qualif.
3
Score Qualif.
13.400
World Cup qualifying for OG

2018 - 43rd Turnier der Meister FIG Individual Apparatus World Cup COTTBUS (GER)

Balance Beam
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
15
Score Qualif.
11.933
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
7
Score Final
12.900
Rank Qualif.
5
Score Qualif.
13.333
World / Challenge Cup

2018 - FIG World Cup 2018 DOHA (QAT)

Floor Exercise
Rank Final
1
Score Final
13.333
Rank Qualif.
8
Score Qualif.
13.133
Test Events Olympic Games

2016 - Aquece Rio Final Gymnastics Qualifier (Test Event) RIO DE JANEIRO (BRA)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
4
Score Qualif.
55.932 
Uneven Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
17
Score Qualif.
13.900
Balance Beam
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
17
Score Qualif.
13.966
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
9
Score Qualif.
13.866
Team
Rank Final
3
Score Final
221.438
Rank Qualif.
-
Score Qualif.
-