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» Tina Mihelic from Split Croatia is the 2013 Radial Laser World Sailing Champion
Submitted By Darko Žubrinić | Published 10/28/2013 | Sports , People , Education | Unrated
Tina Mihelić is the 2013 world champion in sailing in the category of Radial Laser. This is for the first time in history that a Croatian sportswoman won such a title. The competition took place in China, and she won in front of the girls from Denmark and the USA. Originaly from a very nice Croatian coastal town of Kostrena, she now lives in the city of Split. This is one of great achievements of Croatian sports. Congratu
» Cliff Searching in Croatia by Orlando Duque etc etc
Orlando Duque visited Croatia and searched for the most attractive cliffs to dive. He was delighted with the Croatian natural beauties and executed a  number of incredible jumps from cliffs. For such a small country, Croatia offers visitors an incredible range of landscapes: from the Mediterranean coast with its necklace of 1244 islands to the sunflower-gilded Slavonian plains, via pristine rivers and the wildlife-ri
» Borna Coric and Ana Konjuh sweep the 2013 U.S. Open juniors titles
Submitted By Marko Puljić | Published 09/9/2013 | Sports | Unrated
Croatians Borna Coric and Ana Konjuh (left) swept the U.S. Open juniors titles Sunday.The 15-year-old Konjuh defeated Tornado Alicia Black of the United States 3-6, 6-4, 7-6 (6) in the girls’ final, adding to her Australian Open junior title this year. Coric, 16, beat Thanasi Kokkinakis of Australia 3-6, 6-3, 6-1 in the boys’ final.
» Croatia won gold in quadruple sculls at 2013 World Championship in Korea ahead of Germany and GB
Submitted By Nenad N. Bach and Darko Žubrinić | Published 09/2/2013 | Sports , People , Education | Unrated
David Šain, Martin Sinković, Damir Martin (on the photo) and Valent Sinković representing Croatia are continuing with amazing results in quadruple sculls rowing. At the 2013 World Championship held in Korea, Croatia won the first place, Germany the second (last year's Olympic champions in London, Croatia was  second then), and Great Britain the third. Croatia won the title of world champions for the second time (2011
» Croatians are the World Cup champions in quadruple sculls for the third time - in 2010, 2012 and 2013!
Submitted By Darko Žubrinić | Published 08/17/2013 | Sports , Education | Unrated
Qadruple sculls is one of elite sports in world's rowing. To be among the first ten nations in the world raniking is a great exploit for every nation. The results of Croatian however are absolutely amazing: David Šain, Martin Sinković, Damir Martin and Valent Sinković are dominant among such nations like Germany, Great Britain, Russia, Norway, Canada, USA, etc. With these results Croatia has been established as a wo
» Sandra Perkovic young Croatian athlete world champion in discus throw in Moscow 2013
Submitted By Nenad N. Bach and Darko Žubrinić | Published 08/13/2013 | Sports | Unrated
  Sandra Perković, young Croatian athlete, is the best discus thrower among women in the world today. Olympic champion in 2012, double European champion (2010 in Barcelona and in 2012 in Helsinki), winner of many international competitions during the past several years, in 2013 she became the world champion during the World Athletics Competition held in Moscow. She is also the winner of the 2013 Diamond League. Sandra is on
» George Mikan gentle giant and the first big dominant basketball player in the history of NBA has Croatian roots
Submitted By Darko Žubrinić | Published 07/20/2013 | Sports , People , Education , Croatian Life Stories | Unrated
George  Mikan, a famous Croatian-American basketball player, the first big and dominant man in the NBA (212 cm tall). He was born in Joliet, and baptized in the Croatian Roman Catholic Church in. His grandfather, whose name is also George Mikan, was born in Croatia, as Juraj Mikan (in Croatian, Juraj = George), and he once said th efollowing: "I am proud of my grandson, and am glad that we Croatians have made a contr
» Drazen Petrovic 1964-1993 distinguished Croatian basketball player and the greatest European player of all times
Submitted By Darko Žubrinić | Published 06/24/2013 | Sports , In Memoriam , Education | Unrated
Dražen Petrović initially achieved success playing professional basketball for Croatian clubs Šibenka and Cibona, and in Europe (Real Madrid in Spain) in the 1980s before joining the American NBA in 1989. In 1993 Dražen died in a car accident at the age of 28. Petrović earned two silver medals and one bronze in Olympic basketball, a gold and a bronze in the FIBA World Championship, and a gold and a bronze in the FIBA Euro
» Julija Vojkovic champion of International Competition in Middle Age Fencing in Pavone Canavese Italy
Submitted By Darko Žubrinić | Published 06/8/2013 | Sports , Events , Entertainment , Education , Culture And Arts | Unrated
In 2013 a small Croatian group participated in the International Competition of Middle Age Fencing in Pavone Canavese Italy. And for the first time in the history of competition, a brand new team won to first places. Julija Vojkovic won the first place in fencing. She composed her fantastic dresses sewing them alone, based on old traditional, extremely elegant Croatian costumes from the region of Vrlika. Julija is profess


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