The 2018 winter Olympics are upon us and Croatia will be represented by 19 athletes across four sports: alpine skiing, cross-country skiing, bobsled and luge.
CroatiaWeek has put together a list of Croatian athletes competing in their respected winter sports, which will be without a Kostelić sibling for the first time since the 1994 Olympics in Lillehammer, Norway. During the 2014 winter Olympics in Sochi, Ivica Kostelić was the only Croatian to medal; taking the silver in the men’s combined alpine skiing event.
Alpine Skiing – Leona Popović, Ida Štimac, Andrea Komšić, Lana Zbašnik, Natko Zrnčić-Dim, Filip Zubčić, Matej Vidović, Istok Rodeš, Elias Kolega, Samuel Kolega
Bobsled – Dražen Silić, Benedikt Nikpalj, Mate Mezulić, Antonio Zelić
Luge – Daria Obratov