Kelly Holmes Wiki, Biography, Net Worth, Age, Career, Relationship, Family



  • Kelly Holmes is a former British middle-distance athlete known for her specialization in the 800 m and 1500 m events.
  • She has won two gold medals and one bronze medal in the Olympic Games, and two gold medals and one silver medal in the Commonwealth Games.
  • Additionally, she has earned silver and bronze medals in the European Championships, as well as a silver medal in the World Indoor Championships.
  • Her fans are curious about Kelly Holmes’ parents and ethnicity, and here are all the details provided below.


Kelly Holmes Comes Out As Gay

  • At the age of 52, on 19 June 2022, Kelly Holmes came out as gay. She had kept this a secret during her time in the Women’s Royal Army Corps due to the fear of being court-martialed.
  • Until 2000, it was illegal for gay individuals to serve in the British Army.
  • She expressed her feelings by saying, “I needed to do this now, for me. It was my decision. I’m nervous about saying it. I feel like I’m going to explode with excitement.”
  • Kelly felt relieved and free after coming out and expressed, “Sometimes I cry with relief. The moment this comes out, I’m essentially getting rid of that fear.”
  • She added, “I can finally breathe. Yes, I have been petrified of putting this out – you have no idea. This journey has been the hardest part of life. Living with any kind of fear is debilitating.”

Kelly Holmes Parents (Father and Mother Names), Siblings

  • Kelly Holmes was born to Derrick Holmes (Father) and Pam Norman (Mother). Her father is a Jamaican-born car mechanic.
  • After seven years of Kelly’s birth, her mother married a painter and decorator named Michael Norris.
  • She has four siblings named Stuart Norris, Penny Thomson, Lisa Lewis, and Kevin Norris.


Kelly Holmes Ethnicity, Nationality

  • Kelly Holmes’s ethnicity is Jamaican-English, and she holds British nationality.


Kelly Holmes Wiki, Biography

  • Dame Kelly Holmes was born on 19 April 1970 in Pembury, United Kingdom. She attended Hildenborough CEP School and Hugh Christie Comprehensive School in Tonbridge.
  • Her athletic training was received at Tonbridge Athletics Club.


Kelly Holmes Age, Biography

  • Kelly Holmes is currently 52 years old, and her zodiac sign is Aries. Her religious affiliation is not known.


Kelly Holmes Relationship, Children

  • Kelly Holmes has never been married and doesn’t have any children.
  • While she is in a relationship, details about her partner are not available on the web. She previously dated a woman between the ages of 27 and 32.


Kelly Holmes Height & Weight

  • Kelly Holmes stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches and weighs 55 kg.


Kelly Holmes’s Net Worth

  • The exact net worth of Kelly Holmes is not known, but it is estimated to be around $2 million.


In conclusion

Kelly Holmes is a celebrated athlete with a remarkable career and personal journey. Her achievements in sports have brought her numerous accolades, and her bravery in coming out as gay has inspired many. While her net worth remains undisclosed, her legacy as an athlete and a trailblazer continues to shine bright.