After the first day of the European Championships in Athletics – 2nd league, Croatia is sixth with 149 points. After 21 disciplines, out of 40 disciplines, Estonia is leading, while Slovenia is in second position after the first competition day.
The Croatian athletics team, led by golden Olympian Sarah Kolak, will today have the opportunity to improve the overall standings and secure competition in the 2nd European Athletic League.
Croatian Athletic Team Manager Mladen Katalinić announced at a press conference last night that our athletes would give their maximum and combativeness, with the support of the home crowd trying to score 260 points, which should be enough to stay in League Two.
Our athletes are maximally motivated, the atmosphere in our athletic type is excellent, so on the second day of competition at the European Championships in Athletics we can expect new sports excitement and top athletic results.
Already at 15 hours and 15 minutes, the Varaždin athlete Mirko Mičuda will perform in the javelin throw, and the highlight of today’s competition will surely be the performance of Sara Kolak, which will be performed from 18 hours and 40 minutes.
– This was my day, let it be the day of Sara Kolak tomorrow – the world champion Sandra Perković pointed out at the press conference, which with a convincing victory brought Croatia the first 12 points in this competition, an excellent shot of 68.58 meters, the longest shot in competition history. another athletic league.
DAY 2 – Sunday, 11 August
|19:20||4 x 400m Relay||W|
|19:40||4 x 400m Relay||M|