Croatian Olympic Academy, in charge of implementing the national celebration of the International Olympic Day, organized in May (in cooperation with the Croatian School Sports Federation and Croatian Olympic Club) a series of activities which are an introduction to the final celebration which will be held on June 23rd, the historic date of the Olympic Movement.

Croatian Olympic Academy, in charge of implementing the national celebration of the International Olympic Day, organized in May (in cooperation with the Croatian School Sports Federation and Croatian Olympic Club) a series of activities which are an introduction to the final celebration which will be held on June 23rd, the historic date of the Olympic Movement.

Final - the finals of the Croatian School Championship for elementary school which was held in Zagreb on May 4th is dedicated to the Olympic Day (in a meeting with Olympic athletes and occasional educational material). Two days later, at the Zagreb hall Sutinska vrela, a festival of sports activities for children from Zagreb kindergartens was held, on May 7th followed by the workshop with high school students on the topic of Olympism and fair play as the basic message of the Olympic day, on May 8th, in a meeting with Olympic mathletes and the educational program, the finals of the Championship for Croatian high schools was held.

On May 20th, in Samobor the presentation of sports activities for children from Samobor kindergarten was held and on May 26th the central event of celebrating the Olympic day at the national level within the 5th Day of Universal Sports School in the sports-recreational center Mladost in Zagreb was held, with the participation of 800 children from Croatian counties, accompanied by hundred professors, heads of sports schools, fifty volunteers and many parents and friends.

To the Croatian celebration of the International Olympic Day on May 26th joined also the ecologists as part of the “Eco-Brac” program.