Abbey Gelmi Biography
Abbey Gelmi is an Australian journalist working for Fox Sports as a presenter. She is a co-host on House Rules alongside Jamie Durie, hosts Fox Fix, and presents breakfast sports news on Fox Sports 500.
She is The Channel Seven host of the 2021 Tokyo Olympics based from a Melbourne studio. Gelmi also reads the weekend sports news for 7NEWS Melbourne.
Abbey Gelmi Age
Gelmi is 31 years old. She was born in 1990 in Woodvale, a suburb in Perth, Australia.
Abbey Gelmi Height
Gelmi stands at a height of 5 feet and 6 inches.
Abbey Gelmi Parents
Gelmi was born and raised by her parents in Woodvale, a suburb of Perth, Australia. She is the granddaughter of Herb Elliott who was a middle-distance runner and Olympic Gold Medalist.
Abbey Gelmi Ex-Husband, Wedding
Gelmi was married to Ben Way. He proposed to her in 2018 in North Bondi and they got married on November 29, 2019. They held their wedding at Lot 100 in the Adelaide Hills, South Australia.
Abbey and Ben Way met at Fox sports where she was an intern and he was an anchor. They began their relationship and three years later they got married. Sadly, their marriage lasted only for one year.
Abbey Gelmi Nationality
Gelmi is Australian. She was born in Perth, Australia.
Abbey Gelmi Education
Gelmi graduated from Curtin University in 2011 with a bachelor’s degree in Arts. She worked on The Western Independent Newspaper while a student at the University.
She later completed her Post Graduate Diploma of Broadcast, Radio, and Television from Edith Cowan University.
Abbey Gelmi Commentator
Gelmi began her career journalism career at Nova Entertainment as a receptionist. She then moved to Fox Sports where she has been working ever since. She has worked on several shows on Fox networks as a host and presenter.
Abbey is the news anchor for the breakfast sports news on Fox 500 and co-hosts the Fox Fix show.
She became the network’s host for the 2021 Tokyo Olympics alongside Hamish McLachlan, Johanna Griggs, Matt Shirvington, Edwina Bartholomew, Mel McLaughlin, and Sonia Kruger.
Abbey Gelmi Boyfriend
Gelmi is in a relationship with Kane Lambert who is an AFL player. She confirmed their relationship after attending Sam Mac’s book launch together in May. Abbey and Kane met through their mutual friend Tayla Damir. Tayla is a Love Island Australia star.
Abbey Gelmi Career
Gelmi has worked for other different networks such as ABC News, Fair Faz Station 6PR, Channel 7 Sport, The Western Independent, Nova 93.7, and WA Today. She is the ambassador of the Australian Turf Club.
Apart from presenting, Abbey was once a beauty queen. She was once a contestant for Miss Universe Australia and now works as a part-time emcee for both sports and fashion events.
Abbey Gelmi House Rules
Gelmi became the new host of House Rules in its eighth season in 2020. She replaced veteran presenter Johanna Griggs who left at the end of the seventh season. She hosts the show alongside Jamie Durie.
The judges on the show are interior design entrepreneur Kyly Clarke, Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen, and Aussie home builder Saul Myers.
Abbey Gelmi Salary
Gelmi earns an estimated annual salary of $160 k as a sports anchor for the 7NEWS team.
Abbey Gelmi Net Worth
Gelmi has an estimated net worth of $1 million as of 2021. She has earned this figure from her career as a journalist.
Abbey Gelmi Short Bio
- Full name: Abbey Gelmi
- Age: 31 years old
- Date of Birth: 1990
- Height: 5 feet and 6 inches
- Weight: To be updated
- Parents: To be updated
- Siblings: To be updated
- Ex-Husband: Ben Way
- Boyfriend: Kane Lambert
- Children: None
- Education: Curtin University
- Occupation: Journalist
- Net Worth: $1 million