The town of Makarska (13000 inhabitants) is situated in the centre of the famous tourist resort Makarska Riviera. This small town of exceptional beauty lies at foot of the impressive mountain Biokovo, and it is very rich in magnificent beaches, surrounded by olive-groves and pine wood, protected by two peninsulas Osejava and St. Peter from the south, linked to the Adriatic road. All of these make the town an interesting and dynamic tourist resort.
Although the history of Croatian tennis and of the best results in this sport is quite a long one, and the great names teeming, let us just concentrate on those who - from one tournament to the other - demonstrate special competence, talent and preservance. Read