Pescara / Zagreb, August 31st - Croatian mixed open sea swimming crew - Karla Šitić, Ivan Šitić and Matija Luka Rafaj are the winners of bronze medal at the first Mediterranean Beach Games in Pescara (Italy).


This medal - presented for winning the third place in the competition of 12 teams in the 5 km discipline - is the first medal won by Croatian athletes. The Croatian sports delegation counts 14 Croatian athletes plus four officials and two members of the Croatian Olympic Committee’s Mission – a total of 20 participants at the Mediterranean Beach Games. 


Let’s us remind you that at the Mediterranean Beach Games in Pescara our athletes will compete in four disciplines: Beach Volleyball, Open Water swimming, Fin Swimming (diving) and Rowing Beach Sprint (double sculls). The Games will last until September 6th 2015. (hoo/zš/rj)