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Famous Athletes of the Trnava Self-Governing Region

Famous Athletes of the Trnava Self-Governing Region
The exhibition “Famous Athletes of the Trnava Self-Governing Region” offers a selection of the best known athletes who were either born in the region or have lived and worked here for a certain amount of time. A number of thematic units present famous athletes in team as well as individual sports. Football, ice hockey, athletics, martial arts, shooting sports, swimming, and tennis are featured in particular, as these sports are the most common in the region. Besides, the exhibition includes also Paralympians (athletes with a handicap) and other local famous personages who worked in the Trnava region as coaches, referees, teachers and trainers, organizers of sports events, sports officials, doctors and physiotherapists who specialized in working with athletes, sports journalists, editors, reporters, and commentators. An outline of major sports events and Olympics is also displayed; the history of modern Olympic Summer and Winter Games is presented.