Saturday , 22 June 2024

25 years from the establishment of the Olympic Committee of Bosnia and Herzegovina

The National Olympic Committee of Bosnia and Herzegovina, the umbrella sports organization in the country was established on June 4, 1992 and full International Olympic Committee membership was received on September 24, 1993. The NOC marked the 25th anniversary of that special day with an official ceremony, attended by EOC Acting President Janez Kocijancic, special guest of OKB President Marijan Kvesić.

In the last 25 years, the NOC has been able to rebuild Zetra Olympic Hall, named in honor of Juan Antonio Samaranch in 2010 after his death. The venue, where the organization’s headquarters are, was used for various sporting events at the 1984 Winter Olympics, and will be the main venue of the 2019 European Youth Olympic Winter Festival. The restauration of the Olympic Museum is also currently carried out.

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