RK Krim

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. The club was founded in 1984.[1] Krim has won the Slovenian First League 24 times in 28 seasons between 1992 and 2019. Their international success includes winning the EHF Champions League and EHF Women's Champions Trophy.[2]

RK Krim
Full nameRokometni klub Krim Mercator
Nickname(s)Tigrice (The Tigresses)
Short nameKrim
Founded1984 (1984)
ArenaOgrevalna dvorana Stožice
Kodeljevo Hall
PresidentIztok Verdnik
Head coachUroš Bregar
LeagueSlovenian First League
2018–19Slovenian First League, 1st (champions)
Club colours              
Home
Away
Website
Official site

Honours

Domestic

Winners (24): 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018, 2019
Winners (26): 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
  • Slovenian Supercup
Winners (5): 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018

International

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

Arena

RK Krim play their home league games at Ogrevalna dvorana Stožice with a seating capacity for 700 spectators.[3][4] For Champions League matches, they use Kodeljevo Hall.

Supporters

RK Krim supporters are called Krimovci.[5]

European matches

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

Team

Current squad

Squad for the 2019–20 season[6]

Staff members

  • Head coach: Uroš Bregar
  • Team leader: Jaka Kravanja
  • Goalkeeping coach: Branka Jovanović
  • Fitness coach: Rok Svetko
  • Psychotherapist: Danila Tominc
  • Psychotherapist: Aldin Muharemović

Source:[7]

References

  1. "Zgodovina kluba" [Club's history] (in Slovenian). RK Krim. Retrieved 2 April 2016.
  2. "RK Krim Mercator Ljubljana"2007–08 EHF Women's Champions League (Retrieved on 18 April 2008)
  3. "Ogrevalna dvorana Stožice" (in Slovenian). sport-ljubljana.si. Retrieved 29 October 2016.
  4. "Dvorane" [Arenas] (in Slovenian). RK Krim. Retrieved 2 April 2016.
  5. "Navijaška skupina Krimovci" [Krimovci fan group] (in Slovenian). RK Krim. Retrieved 23 February 2014.
  6. "RK Krim Mercator". www.ehfcl.com. Retrieved 13 October 2019.
  7. "Strokovno vodstvo" [Staff] (in Slovenian). RK Krim. Retrieved 15 July 2019.
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