Olympic family - In Memoriam



 

 

 

Ljubljana, June 16, 2020 - At the memorial service, held at the Grand Union Hotel in Ljubljana, family, friends and colleagues from around the world and representatives of the Slovenian state paid their last respects to the late President of the European Olympic Committees (EOCs) Janez Kocijančić.

Zagreb, 7 June 2020 - On this day 27 years ago, one of the greatest Croatian athletes of all time, Dražen Petrović, was killed in a car accident on the Nuremberg-Munich highway near the city of Ingolstadt in Germany. “Basketball Mozart,” as Italian journalists once called him, left us at the peak of his sports fame, at the age of 29.

Zagreb, July 19, 2018 – This Thursday, Sportska Hrvatska, his home city Zagreb, family members and numerous friends, including those from the neighboring countries, said goodbye to the table tennis legend Dragutin Šurbek who died on July 15, 2018 at the age of 72.