Slovene sportsmen and women are very successful at international level.
The best results are gained in ski-ing, athletics, ski-jumping, gymnastics, swimming and white-water canoeing, basketball, volleyball, handball and, more recently, in European Cup football.
Mountaineering and Alpinism have a very long tradition in Slovenia
Primož Peterka (ski-jumper) Petra Majdič (Cross-country ski er ) Tina Maze (skier) Aljaž Pegan ( gymnast) Leon Štukelj (legend) Mitja Petkovšek ( gymnast) The most important Slovene sportsmen and women
Jolanda Čeplak (Athlete) Sara Isaković (Swimm er ) Primož Kozmus (Athlete) Peter Mankoč (Swimm er ) Matic Osovnikar (Athlete) Iztok Čop & Luka Špik (Scullers)
Nina Bedič, Pia Terzić & Kristina Keber ! We are a small country , but great at sports !!!