European week of sport

Jovan Simic is a former footballer and founder of the charity Foundation “Zajedno za zivot“, which aims to help children who need medical treatment in the country or abroad. Earlier this year, he was introduced as a new reinforcement of the Vozdovac football club as marketing director.

Jovan Simic

Natasa Kovacevic is a basketball player. She won second place at the U20 European basketball Championship and she won the national cup with Crvena zvezda.She is FIBA Youth Ambassador.

Natasa Kovacevic

Zorana Arunovic is a Serbian shooter. At the recently finished European Games in Minsk, she won two medals and was the most successful athlete of the Serbian team. She is the current Vice-Champion of the World and the first athlete from Serbia to qualify for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo.

Zorana Arunovic

Nela Bunčić is a fitness enthusiast who is using social media to motivate people to be physicaly active and live a healthy lifestyle. A few years ago she started with active running with a goal to run her first half marathon. Today she ran more than 30 half marathons including the famous New York Marathon.

Nela Bunčić

Nemanja Majdov is a Serbian judo player. He is the holder of Master's title - black belt 3rd Day. In 2017, at the World Championship held in Budapest he became a World Champion. At recently finished World Judo Championship in Japan he won bronze medal and continued his road to Tokyo 2020 Olympics.

Nemanja Majdov
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The European Week of Sport supports thousands of events across Europe and beyond. You can download the list of highlighted events on the Commission's Sport website, or check out each country's external page celebrating the Week.