Olympic News


Zagreb, 7 March 2021 - Sports weekend brought an abundance of Croatian athletes’ successful performances at international competitions. With congratulations to all those who have achieved valuable results on the representative or club level, one must highlight the achievements of potential Olympic male and female candidates - in judo, karate and tennis.

Zagreb, 26 February 2021 - For the purposes of promoting the Tokyo Olympics and the hosting country of Japan, the NOC of Croatia (HOO) and the Association of Croatian Writers (DHK) signed the Agreement on Launching the Haiku Poets Contest titled Towards the Sun - towards the Tokyo Olympics.

Zagreb, 23 February 2021 – Since, despite the COVID-19 pandemic, the competitions in many sports are taking place, the NOC of Croatia (HOO) continues its International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) campaign on prevention of manipulation of sport competitions through its websites and social networks. In the beginning of July 2020, the Croatian Olympic Committee’s Assembly verified the previously adopted decision of the Croatian Olympic Committee’s Council and unanimously accepted the Ordinance on preventing manipulation of sports competitions. All activities will be carried out under the slogan Be true, be you. Believe in sport!

Zagreb, 29 January 2021 - Minister of Defense Mario Banožić and Chief of General Staff of the Croatian Armed Forces Admiral Robert Hranj and associates organized at the Croatian Army House in Zagreb the reception for twenty-four top athletes, out of a total of forty, who signed service contracts in the reserve composition of the Croatian Army for 2021.

Zagreb, 17 January 2021 - On this day 29 years ago, the Croatian Olympic Committee (HOO) was admitted to the International Olympic Family. This happened only two days after the international recognition of the Republic of Croatia, when the Executive Board of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) provisionally recognized the NOC of Croatia, thus allowing the Croatian athletes, to participate – in the very same year - at the Winter Olympics in Albertville and at the Summer Olympics in Barcelona.

Zagreb, January 11, 2021 - Pharmakon distribucija d.o.o. from Zagreb, founded in 2013 and registered for wholesale trade of pharmaceutical products, donated to the Croatian Olympic Committee (HOO) a quantity of tests for detecting the presence of coronavirus in the body - PCL COVID 19 Ag Gold Saliva. It is a new antigenic saliva test that is very easy to apply. Namely, it can be carried out at any time and the result is obtained already in five to ten minutes.