1986th , Belgrade was a candidate for the host of the Summer Olympic Games 1992nd year.
In addition to Amsterdam, Barcelona, Birmingham, Brisbane and Paris.
Due to the excellent organization of the Winter Olympics in Sarajevo in 1984., the Yugoslav Olympic Committee and Yugoslavia had a great reputation, so It reached, even to the "semi-finals". Candidates have been eliminated in the following order: Amsterdam, Birmingham, Brisbane, into the final round entered Belgrade, Barcelona and Paris.
Finally, Barcelona won, hometown of Juan Antonio Samaranch, former president of the International Olympic Committee.
At the Games in Barcelona in 1992. Federal Republic of Yugoslavia national team players in team sports were not allowed to participate due to the sanctions imposed by the United Nations due to war in the former Yugoslavia. Competitors from Yugoslavia (Serbia and Montenegro) who performed in individual sports have fought under the flag of the Olympic Games.
People of former Yugoslavia played then some other, war games...
1986. godine, Beograd se kandidovao za domaćina letnjih olimpijskih igara 1992. godine.
Pored Amsterdama, Barselone, Birmingema, Brizbejna i Pariza.
Zbog odlično organizovane Zimske olimpijade u Sarajevu 1984. godine, Jugoslovenski Olimpijski Komitet i Jugoslavija su imali veliki ugled, pa je Beograd stigao čak do „polufinala“. Redom su ispadali: Amsterdam, Birmingem, Brizbejn, da bi ostali Beograd, Barselona i Pariz. Pobedila je Barselona, rodni grad Huana Antonia Samarana.
1992. godine, Saveznoj Republici Jugoslaviji bilo je zabranjeno učešće na Olimpijadi a na prostoru bivše Jugoslavije vodile su se neke druge, ratne igre...
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dom_inik_m (1717) 2013-02-12 15:23
This is one among many incarnations of fallen dreams, I guess.
Your picture reveals some kind of archeological interest, retelling (still vivid or nearly forgotten?) memories from a recent past for an uncertain present...
To enhance its impact, I think minor adjustments could be appropriate. So I made a workshop. I hope you'll like it.
Mondaychild (378) 2013-02-17 7:58
I didn´t know that Belgrade wanted to host the Olympic Games in 1992.
I like the composition with the vertical lines, the two windows and the two limit stakes (?).
The whole scenery looks peaceful. Let´s hope there will be a peaceful future. Maybe Serbia can host the games some time in the next 20 years. Belgrade 2024?