Sport: Olympic Games
Avgust passed in the sign of sport and Olympic Games. Once again the Slovenes proved, how sport nation we were. We won the 11 olympyc placing up to to 7th place and 5 olympic Medals. The Slovenia won the Gold in the athletics, in the queen of sports, more exactly in throwing the hammer. The winner for Slovenia was Primož Kozmus from Brežice. He was leading from the very beginning of the match, won the Gold with the second throwing (82,02m) and was one and only, who overfulfilled the 80-metre - limit in each throwing. Sara Isakovič, 20 years old from Bled, swimmer of merit, won the first Slovene swimming Silver on 200 metres in the freestyle (time 1:54,97) and she also corrected former world record for half a second. Lucija Polavder, 23 years old, judoist from Griže, won the Bronze in the category of over 78 kilograms, althouh she is one of the smallest and lightest competitors. Rajmond Debevec, 45- year old shot, won the Bronze this time, althouh he has already won the Gold from Sidney Olympic Games. Vasilij Žbogar, 32 years old, boatsman from Izola, realized the prediction of winning the Olympic medal and won the Silver with total attack in the final boat-race in the class of Laser.