Croatian Olympic Academy

The Croatian Olympic Academy (COA) was founded following the decision of the Croatian Olympic Committee Council on 27 June 1996 in compliance with the provisions of the IOC Olympic Charter, that is, with the NOC tasks to promote the basic principles of Olympism at the national level.

The Croatian Olympic Academy acted as a Croatian Olympic Committee body until 2003, when it was registered as a public non-profit institution in accordance with the Croatian Institutions Act.




Croatian Olympic Academy Headquarters:
Trg Kresimira Cosica 11, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia
Tel: +385 01 3650599
       +385 01 3650553

Zagreb, 9 October 2021 - A three-member delegation from the Kosovo Olympic Committee (KOO) visited the Croatian Olympic Academy (HOA) with the aim of opening cooperation in the field of educating the coaches in sport and promoting the Olympic values. The delegation of the Kosovo Olympic Committee was led by the KOO Secretary General Besim Aliti, accompanied by Kosovo Olympic Academy (KOA) education coordinator Fitim Arifi, and KOA Olympic values coordinator Diellza Kelmendi.

Zagreb, 8 April 2021 – For eight year in a row, the Croatian Olympic Academy (HOA) marked the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace, together with its partners - the Croatian United Nations Association (HDUN), the Croatian Olympic Committee (HOO) and the Croatian Handball Federation (HRS).

Zagreb, April 16, 2020 - In accordance with the new health situation and measures in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic in force, this year’s International Day of Sport for Development and Peace (April 6th) was celebrated online through the international campaign #WhiteCard.