Slovenian Tourist Board joins forces with Goran Dragić for third spectacular basketball camp in Laško

Published: 10.7.2023

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Slovenian Tourist Board joins forces with Goran Dragić for third spectacular basketball camp in Laško

Goran Dragić, one of the most accomplished NBA basketball players from Slovenia, has set his sights on his homeland once again this summer, as he organizes the third edition of his renowned basketball camp. Excitingly, the Slovenian Tourist Board has joined forces, elevating the camp's impact and fostering a vibrant partnership.

Slovenian Tourist Board joins forces with Goran Dragić for third spectacular basketball camp in Laško

Goran Dragić is globally known for his unwavering dedication and ability to foster team spirit. Together with the Goran Dragić Foundation, the Slovenian Tourist Board, and other partners, Laško proudly hosts its third annual basketball camp for talented children aged 9 to 15. This exceptional patnership not only strengthens Slovenia's position as a prominent sports tourism destination but also amplifies the "I feel Slovenia" brand. From honing top athletes and facilitating world-class competitions, the country's remarkable training facilities are a testament to Slovenia's unparalleled commitment to sports excellence.

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As Dragić passionately highlights: "Slovenia offers exceptional conditions for sports training, attracting top teams from across the globe. During our national team's training, we were fortunate to be in Slovenia, with extraordinary facilities in Rogla, Laško, Zreče, and Kranjska Gora. These locations provided us with optimal conditions while allowing us to remain close to our families."

Slovenia's sports tourism flourishes as top athletes shine as exceptional ambassadors

Goran Dragić's incredible 15-year journey in the renowned NBA league showcases his exceptional basketball prowess. He also played a pivotal role in leading the national team to victory, securing the gold medal at Eurobasket 2017. What sets his basketball camp apart is Dragić's personal involvement throughout the entire week, dedicated to training and engaging young aspiring basketball stars in various activities. Each year, he surprises participants with esteemed guests from the basketball world, adding an extra touch of excitement.

Basketball camps and preparations demand meticulous infrastructure and comprehensive care for athletes, encompassing rehabilitation, regeneration, and relaxation. Laško, together with the Thermana Laško hotel and swimming pool complex, provides exceptional facilities, along with a myriad of activities and services catered to athletes' needs. The proximity of the Tri Lilije basketball hall ensures convenience, as everything is located in one place. Teams seeking reliable destinations for their preparations and training gravitate towards those with ample experience, as trustworthiness and top-notch care translate into improved training performance and remarkable competition results.

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