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List of notable or famous track and field athletes from Croatia, with bios and photos, including the top track and field athletes born in Croatia and even some popular track and field athletes who immigrated to Croatia. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Croatian track and field athletes then this list is the perfect resource for you. These track and field athletes are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known track and field athlete from Croatia is included when available.

List contains people like András Haklits, Ana Simic.

This historic track and field athletes from Croatia list can help answer the questions "Who are some Croatian track and field athletes of note?" and "Who are the most famous track and field athletes from Croatia?" These prominent track and field athletes of Croatia may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Croatian track and field athletes.

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Ana Simic


Ana Šimić is a Croatian athlete competing in the high jump. She competed at the 2012 Summer Olympics. Her personal best is 1.99 m, set in August 2014 at the European Athletics Championships in Zürich. ...more

Age: 26

Birthplace: Gradačac, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Profession: Track and field athlete

András Haklits is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Track And Field Athletes from Croatia
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András Haklits is a Croatian hammer thrower. He represented Hungary until July 1998. He finished tenth at the 2006 European Athletics Championships and eighth at the 2008 Olympic Games. In addition he competed at the World Championships in 1999, 2005 and 2007 and the Olympic Games in 2000 and 2004 ...more

Age: 39

Birthplace: Szombathely, Hungary

Profession: Bobsleigher, Track and field athlete

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Ivan Horvat


Ivan Horvat is a Croatian pole vaulter. He won the silver medal at the 2012 World Junior Athletics Championship in Barcelona. He also competed at the 2012 Summer Olympics where he finished 20th. ...more

Age: 22

Birthplace: Osijek, Croatia

Profession: Track and field athlete

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Martin Marić


Martin Marić is a Croatian track and field athlete who competes in the discus throw. He has a personal best of 65.38 m, achieved in April 2011 in Gainesville, Florida. He also has 72.31 m in the javelin throw, achieved in May 2006. Marić was born in Belgrade. He finished thirteenth at the 2001 World ...more

Age: 31

Birthplace: Split^! Croatia, Yugoslavia

Profession: Track and field athlete