Croatia: Seven facts on the Sochi 2014 Paralympics29.01.2014
After four Paralympic Winter Games, and starved of a gold medal since Beijing 2008, Croatia will be hungry to perform well at Sochi 2014.
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• Croatia's best result at the Paralympic Winter Games was at their debut in 2002 when Aleksandra Kosanic came eighth in the women's slalom LW3,4,9 event.
• Croatia made their summer debut at the Barcelona 1992 Paralympic Games.
• Croatia's most successful Paralympic athlete is Antonia Balek who won gold medals in shot put and javelin throw in 2008 in Beijing.
• The Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games mark the last and only in which Croatia won Paralympic gold medals, taking home three.
• Croatia won five medals at the London 2012 Paralympic Games, two silver and three bronze.
•You can follow Croatia on Twitter @Paraolimpijac and Facebook