4th charity golf tournament | Charity

42.950 euros for charity!

A slightly cloudy but no less positive Friday morning of 27 June 2014 was perfect for good deeds, goodwill and charity.

It was time for the fourth traditional charity golf tournament, organized by Anze Kopitar and the title sponsor Interblock Group and its owner Joc Pececnik.

The event, bearing the slogan “PLAY LIKE A CHAMPION”, gathered a record breaking 42,950.00 EUR this year, intended for the Making dreams come true project organised by the Red Ball Foundation and carried out by the Slovenian Association of Friends of Youth and the purchase of hand prostheses for Toni Perc from Senovo and Saso Plahuta from Dobravelj with the cooperation of Soca - Slovenian University Rehabilitation Institute.

An interesting party of guests assembled to try their hand in golf, consisting of many celebrities from the world of sports, including former alpine skiing champions Jure Kosir and Bojan Krizaj, former ski jumper Primoz Ulaga, current and former hockey players Tomaz Vnuk, Marcel Rodman, Bostjan Golicic, David Rodman, Ziga Jeglic and Andrej Tavzelj, many notable personalities from the business world and many others.

The event culminated with the visit of President of the Republic of Slovenia, Mr. Borut Pahor, who voiced his support for this exceptional humanitarian project.

A special thanks goes Joc Pececnik and his Interblock team, all the players, participants and sponsors: Akrapovic, Riko Hise, Plastika Skaza, Star Travel, Pro-vizija, Postojna Cave, Blazic, robni trakovi, Roto, Siliko, Dat-Con, Eligo Bled, Lotric meroslovje, Kirurgija Bitenc, MKL systems, Kovis, Modri Val, Jezersek Catering, Merit International, Cvetlicarna Omers and Tope Group for helping bring this project to life, for their contribution and responsibility. Words could not become actions without them.


Photo: Interblock