Rokometni klub Krim (English: Krim Handball Club), commonly referred to as RK Krim or simply Krim, currently named Krim Mercator due to sponsorship reasons, is a women's handball club from Ljubljana, Slovenia. Krim was founded in 1984 and has won the Slovenian Championship a record 27 times. The club has also won the EHF Champions League twice, in 2001 and 2003.[2]

RK Krim
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Full nameRokometni klub Krim
Nickname(s)Tigrice (The Tigresses)
Founded1984; 38 years ago (1984)[1]
ArenaOgrevalna dvorana Stožice
Arena Stožice
PresidentIztok Verdnik
Head coachDragan Adžić
LeagueSlovenian First League
2021–22Slovenian First League, 1st (champions)
Club colours     
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Home
Team colours
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Away
Website
Official site

HonoursEdit

DomesticEdit

Winners (27): 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022
Winners (27): 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2022
  • Slovenian Supercup
Winners (7): 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2022

InternationalEdit

Winners (2): 2001, 2003
Runners-up (3): 1999, 2004, 2006
Winners (2): 2003, 2004
Runners-up (1): 2006

ArenaEdit

RK Krim play their home league games at Ogrevalna dvorana Stožice with a seating capacity for 700 spectators.[3] For the Women's EHF Champions League matches, they use Arena Stožice.[4]

SupportersEdit

RK Krim supporters are called Krimovci.[5]

TeamEdit

Current squadEdit

Squad for the 2022–23 season[6]

Staff membersEdit

  • Head coach: Dragan Adžić
  • Assistant coach: Jure Šterbucl
  • Team leader: Jaka Kravanja
  • Goalkeeping coach: Rolando Pušnik
  • Fitness coach: Marko Felja
  • Physiotherapist: Aldin Muharemović
  • Team doctor: Klemen Stražar
  • Video analyst: Matjaž Drolc

Source:[6]

European matchesEdit

All results (home and away) list Krim's goal tally first.[7]

Head coach historyEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Zgodovina" [History] (in Slovenian). RK Krim. Retrieved 2 April 2016.
  2. ^ Mastnak, Maja (28 July 2011). "S Tisljem ponoviti leto 2001 in 2003" (in Slovenian). Siol. Retrieved 14 July 2022.
  3. ^ "Ogrevalna dvorana Stožice". sport-ljubljana.si (in Slovenian). Retrieved 29 October 2016.
  4. ^ "Dvorana" [Arena] (in Slovenian). RK Krim. Retrieved 2 April 2016.
  5. ^ "O Krimovcih" [About Krimovci] (in Slovenian). RK Krim. Retrieved 23 February 2014.
  6. ^ a b "Ekipa" [Team] (in Slovenian). RK Krim. Retrieved 27 June 2022.
  7. ^ "Krim Mercator Ljubljana – EHF Competition history". European Handball Federation. Retrieved 14 July 2022.
  8. ^ "Cveta Benet o sezoni 1985/1986" (in Slovenian). RK Krim. 5 September 2014. Retrieved 21 April 2021.
  9. ^ Krivec, Tamara (28 January 2019). "Bonova in Krim do poravnave". Dnevnik (in Slovenian).
  10. ^ "BVB 09 Dortmund – Krim Electa 24:24 (11:10)" (in Slovenian). Slovenian Press Agency. 29 January 1995. Retrieved 14 July 2022.
  11. ^ Balický, Marek (15 December 2016). "Jiří Zerzáň: Určite až čas ukázal, aký výnimočný úspech zaznamenala naša ženská reprezentácia". Šport.sk (in Slovak). Retrieved 21 April 2021.
  12. ^ a b "Tone Tiselj na Galjevici" (in Slovenian). Slovenian Press Agency. 20 April 2000. Retrieved 21 April 2021.
  13. ^ "Tiselj trener rokometašic Koldinga" (in Slovenian). RTV Slovenija. 20 June 2006. Retrieved 21 April 2021.
  14. ^ "Robert Beguš po sezoni zapušča Krim" (in Slovenian). RTV Slovenija. 13 April 2007. Retrieved 21 April 2021.
  15. ^ "Bojan Čotar bo trener Krima". Dnevnik (in Slovenian). 24 April 2007. Retrieved 21 April 2021.
  16. ^ "Rokomet: Bojan Čotar nič več trener Krima". Dnevnik (in Slovenian). 19 March 2008. Retrieved 21 April 2021.
  17. ^ Kresnik, Dejan (18 March 2011). "Bonova odhaja, Tiselj prihaja". Dnevnik (in Slovenian). Retrieved 21 April 2021.
  18. ^ A. V. (28 July 2011). "Krim in Tiselj znova napadata evropski vrh" (in Slovenian). RTV Slovenija. Retrieved 21 April 2021.
  19. ^ Grčman, Lojze (16 March 2014). "Kje bo trener Tone Tiselj? "Pojma nimam."" (in Slovenian). Siol. Retrieved 21 April 2021.
  20. ^ Grčman, Lojze (2 February 2016). "Marta Bon ni več trenerka Krima" (in Slovenian). Siol. Retrieved 21 April 2021.
  21. ^ Grčman, Lojze (2 February 2016). "Krim potrdil: Uroš Bregar je novi trener" (in Slovenian). Siol. Retrieved 21 April 2021.
  22. ^ D. S. (26 October 2021). ""Rezultati niso sledili visokim ciljem." Krim Bregarja zamenjal z Natalijo Derepasko" (in Slovenian). RTV Slovenija. Retrieved 26 October 2021.
  23. ^ T. J. (21 May 2022). "Adžić bo ob slovenski reprezentanci vodil tudi Krim" (in Slovenian). RTV Slovenija. Retrieved 21 May 2022.

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