Belgium at the 2014 Winter Olympics
|Belgium at the Olympic Games|
|At the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi|
|Competitors||7 in 5 sports|
|Flag bearer||Hanna Mariën (opening)
Bart Swings (closing)
|Olympic history (summary)|
Belgium competed at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia from 7 to 23 February 2014. The team consisted of seven athletes in five sports, one less than in 2010. The goal of the team was a few top-8 performances.
|Athlete||Event||Run 1||Run 2||Run 3||Run 4||Total|
* – Denotes the driver of each sled
Belgium has achieved the following quota places:
|Jorik Hendrickx||Men's singles||72.52||16 Q||141.52||15||214.04||16|
According to the quota allocation released on January 20, 2014, Belgium has two athletes in qualification position, but rejected 1 quota in women's ski cross.
|Run 1||Run 2||Best||Rank||Run 1||Run 2||Best||Rank|
|Katrien Aerts||Women's halfpipe||51.40||54.40||54.40||17||Did not advance|
According to the quota allocation released on January 20, 2014, Belgium has one athlete in qualification position.
|Run 1||Run 2||Best||Rank||Run 1||Run 2||Best||Rank||Run 1||Run 2||Best||Rank|
|Seppe Smits||Men's slopestyle||88.25||91.00||91.00||5 QS||77.50||84.50||84.50||5||Did not advance|
Qualification Legend: QF – Qualify directly to final; QS – Qualify to semifinal
|Bart Swings||Men's 1000 m||1:10.14||23|
|Men's 1500 m||1:45.95||10|
|Men's 5000 m||6:17.79||4|
|Men's 10000 m||13:13.99||5|
|Jelena Peeters||Women's 1500 m||1:59.73||20|
|Women's 3000 m||4:10.87||12|
According to the quota allocation released on January 20, 2014, Belgium has six athletes in qualification position. However no alpine skiers were selected for the final team.
- Men's Events – 3 quota places
- Women's Events – 3 quota places
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- "Sochi 2014 Closing Ceremony - Flagbearers" (PDF). The International Olympic Committee (IOC). February 23, 2014. Retrieved 23 February 2014.
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