- In Beijing, Croatia took home three bronze medals and two silvers, tying their all-time best. The London contingent has the firepower to top that mark.
- Filip Ude and Snježana Pejčić are the only returning medalists for Croatia.
- Croatia has 3 gold medals in its history, two from handball.
- 108 Croatians will compete in 18 disciplines in London; a record number. (64 men, 44 women)
- Venio Losert will be the flag bearer for Croatia. Losert, 35, plays goalie on the handball team and was a member of the gold medal winning teams in 2004 and 1996.