Slovenian ice hockey team open Olympics with overtime win against USA

February 2018

The Slovenian men's ice hockey team opened the Olympic tournament in PyeongChang on 14 February with a 3:2 win over the favoured United States in overtime.

Clothing collection for PyeongChang 2018

February 2018

Slovenia’s Olympic athletes who will be competing at the Winter Olympics in PyeongChang will be going there in stylish and recognisable kits. They are a continuation of recent design precepts, with the basic colour combination of...

Slovenia’s first appearances at the Winter Olympics

February 2018

As we turn our eyes this winter to the upcoming Olympic Games and the events featuring our skiers, we can’t help but have major expectations. Their successes at recent Olympiads, particularly in Sochi, where they brought home...

Slovenia House presents Slovenia as a tourist destination

February 2018

Special attention at the Slovenia House in Pyeongchang is also paid to the presentation of Slovenia's tourism products and services that are offered to Korean tour operators and tourist agents.

Carnival character Kurent

February 2018

The wandering kurent figures rank among the more visible traditional Shrovetide Carnival customs in Slovenia, and the kurent is the most recognisable Carnival character, with records of his appearance dating back to 1880. The...

Slovenia House opens its doors in South Korea

Aleš Fevžer/OKS

February 2018

The Slovenia House, also known as the ‘I Feel Slovenia House’, is now officially open. During the Games, it will be a meeting place for athletes, high-level representatives of various sports and Olympic committees,...

Slovenia House and the rise of the Slovenian flag at the Olympic games in PyongChang

February 2018

At the Winter Olympic Games in South Korea, Slovenia has a strong representation not just in the tournament, but also in the areas of business and tourism. And it was already rised the Slovenian flag at the Olympic village.

The Olympic Games in South Korea will be attended by 71 Slovenian athletes

January 2018

The Olympic Games in South Korea will be attended by 71 Slovenian athletes: 52 men and 19 women. This is the largest winter Olympic team in the history of Slovenia’s participation at the Winter Olympic Games. Including the...