Mette Gravholt

Mette Gravholt (born 12 December 1984) is a retired Danish handball player who played for Fredericia HK and Danish national team.[1]

Mette Gravholt
Personal information
Full name Mette Bjørholm Gravholt
Born (1984-12-12) 12 December 1984 (age 35)
Egtved, Denmark
Nationality Danish
Height 1.72 m (5 ft 8 in)
Playing position Pivot
Club information
Current club Fredericia HK
Number 6
Senior clubs
Years Team
0000–2008
Roar Roskilde
2008
Slagelse FH
2008–2010
Roar Roskilde
2010–2014
Team Tvis Holstebro
2014–2015
Viborg HK
2015–2017
Nykøbing Falster HK
2017–2018
Neckarsulmer SU
2018
Team Esbjerg
2018
Fredericia HK
National team
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011–2016
Denmark 53 (131)

Gravholt is openly lesbian. She met Betina Lambæk, with whom she has a son Matteo who was born via ivf in 2017. The couple got married in July 2018.[2]

Soon after her wedding, Gravholt announced her retirement as a professional handball player, and started a new job at a primary school in Kolding, where she works as a 1st grade teacher.[3]

International honoursEdit

Individual awardsEdit

  • Danish League Top Scorer: 2011, 2012
  • Danish League Best Pivot: 2013, 2014, 2016

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Mette Gravholt". eurohandball.com. Retrieved 4 December 2012.
  2. ^ http://sport.tv2.dk/haandbold/2017-02-06-gravholt-er-blevet-mor-mulle-er-onkel
  3. ^ https://www.seoghoer.dk/nyheder/blev-gift-tidligere-paa-maaneden-nu-bliver-karrieren-lagt-paa-hylden