Zagreb, May 23, 2016 (Hina) - The central national celebration of the International Olympic Day was held in Zagreb on Monday at the SRC (Sports Recreational Center) "Mladost" in memory of June 23, 1894, when the idea on reviving the Olympic Games was born at the Paris Sorbonne.

The development of sport at local and regional levels and creating prerequisites to such effect are issues of special interest to the Croatian Olympic Committee. Together with county and local sports associations, it is exceptionally proactive in encouraging, planning and harmonizing sports programs in all parts of Croatia.

VELIKA PISANICA, 16 June 2008 – A joint donation of the Croatian Olympic Committee (COC) and Croatian Lottery in the amount of 100,000 kunas was handed over to Milenko Mijakic, President of th...