“Red Star” stadium
The field of play with stands was built in 1927 and it belonged to FC “Yugoslavia”. Its appearance was changed and modernized over the time. Initially, there were wooden stands and no seats. Its standing capacity was 20 000. During the World War II, the football club was dissolved and the stadium becomes the property of FC “Red Star”.
St. Sava’s Temple
The temple is located in the eastern part of Svetosavski Trg. The construction preparations have lasted for a very long time, ever since 1894.
The Belgrade Fortress was built as a defensive structure on a ridge overlooking the confluence of the Sava and the Danube during the period from the 1st to the 18th century. Today the fortress is a unique museum of the history of Belgrade.
Terazije is the most famous square in Belgrade. It started to take shape as an urban feature in the first half of the XIX century. The most important hotels, restaurants and shops were located here.
The European Athletics Team Championship 2nd league is over
On the second day of the European Athletics Team Championship 2nd League, the battle was rampant for the placement in the 1st League. National teams of Switzerland, Austria and Croatia in turn, changed places in the leading position on the score board. However, the relay 4×400m for men decided the winner. Next year, in the 1st League we will see Switzerland and Croatia.
At the very start of the second competition day, Tatjana Jelaca, who competed in the Javelin Throw, finished first with the result 58,52m and brought Serbia the maximum number of points.
“I expected better results in the last two…
Maris Urtans 21,63m in shot put
Thunderstorms, rain and a veritable gale best describe the state of affairs at the Crvena Zvezda Stadium where the European Team Championship 2nd League opened today.
The Council Delegate, Ludmila Olijar opened the Championship. The Organization Committee president, Vladimir Lucic and Serbian Assistant Minister of Youth and Sport addressed the audience.
Due to unfavourable weather, competition was stopped twice. However, competitions in 19 events were brought to the close successfully. Javelin Throw (W), Triple Jump (W) and Pole Vault (W) were moved for tomorrow and for that reason the second day will start earlier, at 1pm.
Points were divided between the following contestants…
The third press conference on the occasion of the European Team Championship was held today in the Continental hotel. The special guest was the several times over world champions and the Olympic Games silver medallist, Blanka Vlasic.
The Croatian athlete, Blanka Vlasic is without doubt the biggest star not only in Belgrade, at the European Team Championship, but also worldwide. This is Blanka’s second visit to Belgrade, both times as a member of the Croatian national team.
“I feel great. I like competing for the national team. That is perhaps the only time I can get together with my friends, since for…