Judo klub Z’dežele Sankaku and the Slovenian Judo Federation are excited to announce the 18th Senior European Judo Cup, which will be held from June 15th to 16th 2024, at the Sport hall Podčetrtek in Slovenia. Over 360 judokas from 5 continents, 31 countries and over 250 judo clubs will compete. Urška Žolnir, 8-time winner of the Slovenian European Cup, will honor the competitors with her visit and give awards to the best judokas.

The location of the event: https://www.visitpodcetrtek.com/sportna-dvorana

During your stay in Slovenia, all competitors will be accommodated at Terme Olimia.

The resort offers a variety of lodging options including two hotels (Hotel Sotelia and Hotel Breza), an apartment complex (Aparthotel Rosa), and a tourist village (Village Lipa). Terme Olimia is one of Slovenia's largest and most popular thermal spas, offering a unique opportunity to relax and rejuvenate between competitions.

For more details about the competition you can find in the outlines:




Ajda Povh, general secretary +386 31 332 287

Podčetrtek – where the adventure begins

Explore the vicinity of Podčetrtek and cycle 15 km away to Rogaška Slatina, which is renowned for its natural mineral water called Donat and for its exquisite crystal products.

Discover Ptuj, the oldest Slovenian town, which is 36 km away and famed for being the home of kurent, a typical carnival character, and featuring remnants of the Roman times.

Roman ruins can also be found in Celje, which is 40 km away from Podčetrtek. In Celje visit the old castle and the popular hiking spot, Celje Hut. The popular sports centre of Rogla is less than 60 km away, offering skiing in the winter, while summer is the perfect time to explore Pohorje by hiking or biking around the area.

Discover Slovenia: www.slovenia.info