Rijeka, July 3, 2019 - Croatian Olympic Academy (HOA) and the Primorje-Gorski Kotar County Sports Association (ZSPGŽ) opened on Korzo in Rijeka the retrospective exhibition "Odlučujući trenutak 2009-2019", marking ten years of holding the international exhibition of the same name with more than 3500 collected photographs. On the occasion of this exhibition, the HOA and the ZSPGŽ printed a monograph that features the photos of photo-contest participants over the last decade. Among them there are 100 of the award-winning photo authors.


The exhibition was attended by representatives of the Primorje-Gorski Kotar County, the PGŽ Sports Community, the Rijeka Sports Association and the director of the Croatian Olympic Academy, Saša Ceraj. In an appropriate addressing to the public, Ceraj pointed out the significance of this project, commending the Sports Community of Primorje-Gorski Kotar County for linking sports with art and long-term keeping of these ties. He emphasized that HOA's satisfaction with the role of partner and co-organizer in the past three years, especially since this project promotes Olympic values, such as fair play, and thus could be qualified linking of sports with culture and art as well. (COA/COC)