May 10, 2012 – The Serbian Olympic Committee and Telenor, the grand sponsor of the Serbian Olympic Team organised the second socialising of Olympic athletes who will represent our country at the London Olympics and media representatives.
Swimmer Ivan Lenđer, wrestler Aleksandar Maksimović, table tennis players Aleksandar Karakašević and Marko Jevtović, taekwondo athlete Milica Mandić, kayakers Aleksandar Aleksić, Ervin Holpert, Dejan Terzić, Milenko Zorić and Serbian national team player in shooting Andrea Arsović discussed their plans ahead of the Olympics, their preparations and competitions as well as other not so much sports-related topics.
The Head of Serbian London Mission Prof. Branislav Jevtić, PhD discussed the Mission’s preparations for the trip to London and the remaining qualifications with media representatives. One behalf of Telenor company, Telenor Chief Marketing Officer Marek Slacik welcomed Serbian Olympic athletes and representatives of media outlets.
The Serbian team currently has 84 athletes, whereas 22 athletes, Serbia’s representatives in four new sports disciplines joined the team since the previous socializing with Olympic athletes that took place on March 29. In the meantime, the Serbian Olympic team has welcomed table tennis players Aleksandar Karakašević and Marko Jevtović, judo athlete Dmitri Gerasimenko, wrestler Aleksandar Maksimović, marathon runners Ana Subotić and Darko Živanović, and, after 12 years, the men’s handball team as well.
The last athletes to join the Olympic team were kayakers Renata Kubik and Marta Tibor competing in K2 500 m.