€2m Allocated From State Budget For 16 Big Sports Events in Croatia in 2021

By 18 April 2021
€2m Allocated From State Budget For 16 Big Sports Events in Croatia in 2021

April 18, 2021 - The Tourism and Sports Ministry will co-finance the organization of 16 major sports events in Croatia this year in the amount of HRK 14.6 million.

Minister Nikolina Brnjac made a decision on allocating the funds after a public call, held for the fourth year in a row, during which time 44 major events have been co-financed.

"Besides the sporting significance, these events also have great promotional and tourist value for Croatia," Benjac said, adding that some of this year's 16 events were already recognized in the world. At the same time, some would take place for the first time.

The events to be co-financed this year are:

  • WACT Zagreb 2021 - Hanžeković Memorial and Ivan Ivančić Memorial track and field contest
  • WRC Croatia Rally 2021
  • CRO Race cycling contest
  • The European Shooting Championships EPSO 2021
  • The DOBRO World Cup Osijek 2021 for gymnastic athletes
  • The 56th European Senior Karate Championships
  • The FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament
  • AUDI FIS World Ski Cup "Snow Queen Trophy" 2021
  • ATP Tour - Croatia Open Umag
  • Croatia Tennis Pro Tournaments
  • World Rowing Cup I
  • UWW Zagreb Open Grand Prix wrestling tournament
  • Croatia Grand Chess Tour
  • WTA Croatia Bol Open
  • Pannonian Challenge in skateboarding
  • The 25th Youth Sports Games 2021

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