Sport & Recreation

Korčula’s first triathlon race series

Korčula's first triathlon race series

Korčula island, arguably the world’s most stunning Triathlon destination and home to the Marco Polo Challenge 2011. The event will see professional and amateur racers competing in one of the most beautiful settings on Croatia’s Dalmatian coast – racing through rich pine forests, the ancient city centre and the crystal …

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Marco Polo Challenge 2011- Korcula’s first SPRINT triathlon

Marco Polo Challenge 2011- Korcula’s first SPRINT triathlon

Sign up for Korcula island’s first sprint triathlon – 30.04.2011 – A race in the most spectacular setting – a beautifully preserved medieval town perched on the Adriatic sea with rich pine forests nestling behind. Join in the fun. Raise money for charity. Be healthy. Challenge yourself! The event is …

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Works starts on new indoor swimming pool in Korcula

A new 40 milion Kuna public indoor swimming pool in Korcula is now under way and the new 33-metre, eight-lane indoor pool with 400 spectator places is expected to be finished by the end of 2010.

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Learning to sail in Lumbarda

Learning to sail in Lumbarda

In today’s addition of Independent  on Sunday, Lumbarda was featured in the article titled ‘Croatia is just the place to learn the ropes’ – here is an extract: ‘Just sign here … and again here.” I did as instructed, and, with a “See ya”, and a “Bye Mum”, my children …

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Local Korculan Swimmer Mario Todorovic Takes Silver at European Swimming Championships

Local Korculan Swimmer Mario Todorovic Takes Silver at European Swimming Championships

A 19-year old Korculan swimmer Mario Todorovic, a memeber of Croatian relay team (Gordan Kozulj, Vanja Rogulj, Duje Draganja) took the silver medal, finishing in second place in the men’s 100m medley relay at the European Swimming Championships in Eindhoven yesterday.

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Awarded Underwater Photos by Lumbarda Photographer

Awarded Underwater Photos by Lumbarda Photographer

Scuba diver Miljenko Marukic, of Lumbarda’s Scuba Diving Centre has won three awards for underwater photography at International Festival of Underwater Photography that was recently held in Rijeka, Croatia. Have a look at Miljenko’s awarded photos: Photo Shark Maximus: Photo Old Mask: Photo Orange Ball: In cooperation with his fellow scuba …

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Olympic size indoor swimming pool to be built in Korcula

Olympic size indoor swimming pool to be built in Korcula

According to the announcement of the Croatian Ministry of the Sea, Tourism, Transport and Development , the construction of the new Olympic size indoor swimming pool in Korcula will start in 2008 and is expected to be finished by 2009. The total cost of the project is expected to be …

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