Belgian athletes excelled at the World Jiu-Jitsu Championship.
Kim Clijsters has received a place in the International Tennis Hall of Fame, following Justine Henin.
Stoffel Vandoorne has gained a place as one of the permanent drivers in the McLaren-Honda Formula 1 team.
Belgian athletes gave outstanding performances at the recent Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
Belgian athletes enjoyed considerable success at the European Inline Cup, which was held from 23 until 30 July in the Netherlands.
Belgium won 3 medals at the European athletics championships in Amsterdam. Thomas Van der Plaetsen and the Belgian Tornados both won a gold medal.