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The European bronze medal emphasizes the values of quality and is another in a series of confirmations of excellent international positioning, which sees Istria again in the European Top 10, the only Croatian park on the scale of the Old Continent. Election passenger ratings are processed based on the Tripadvisor algorithm that compares different parameters, including the ranking, quantity, and quality of reviews published by the international user community. “The third European destination for Istria is a sign of growing public respect and comes at the center of a particularly complex season for the sector, fitting in with the task of aligning the entertainment offer and respecting new safety protocols and epidemiological measures.”Said Silvio Kraljević, head of the Istralandia aquapark. Today, the Travelers Choice scale was published, dedicated to theme parks and water parks, and the great news is that Istralandia is once again in first place in Croatia and the only Croatian excellence in the Top 10 European water parks. Photo: Istralandia “The award restores employees’ hope that quality always wins because it recognizes effort and constant investment in staff training, kindness and professionalism, care for greenery, entertainment and variety of animation programs, order, cleanliness and quality of pool water, rich and varied gastronomic offer, new adrenaline attractions of the latest generation, always high standardized levels of services, rich sports offer and at the same time great readiness to accept innovative entertainment programs”Says Kraljević and emphasizes that he thanks all the employees of Aquapark Istralandia for this important new achievement and great international success, which is also a great tourist success for the destination of Istria and for Croatia in general. The Travelers’ Choice 2020 ranking dedicated to the category of water parks, published today by the most important internet portal for quality excellence ratings in the world, confirmed that the Istralandia water park is 3. the best European water park in the competition of more than 300 European water parks, and at the same time Istralandia is classified as 5. the best water park in the world. The goal that Istralandia has perfectly achieved by using attractions and services based on a few, clear and simple “rules of the game”, preserving the original formula of the park, says Kraljevic, and these are: a perfectly successful combination of fun and entertainment for all lovers of water attractions. cleanliness in accordance with the highest hygienic standards and of course impeccable safety for all visitors and lovers of water pleasures.
The 2020 Olympics field will feature six teams, with host Japan guaranteed one of those slots. The top Premier12 finisher from the Americas and Asia/Oceania also will earn spots in the field, with the remaining three to be filled out in regional tournaments next spring. The U.S. roster likely will be composed of minor leaguers who are not on major league 40-man rosters. Baseball was an official Olympic sport from 1992-2008 before being voted out for the 2012 London Games and remaining absent from Rio 2016. It will return next year thanks to its popularity in Japan but will not be on the program for Paris 2024. Four-time @MLB #WorldSeries champion Joe Girardi will lead #TeamUSA on the path to qualifying for #Tokyo2020 at #Premier12. #ForGlory🇺🇸📝: https://t.co/Az1p8VvisD pic.twitter.com/QHojRX5FNZ— USA Baseball (@USABaseball) August 7, 2019While the agreement only ties the former Yankees and Marlins manager into qualifying this fall, Girardi likely would be in line to manage in the Olympics should the USA make it through — assuming he isn’t back in the majors by then. “It is truly an honor to be named the manager for the USA Baseball Premier12 team,” Girardi said in a release. “I was fortunate to wear this very special jersey as a player on the national team in 1985 and it is a privilege to be chosen to wear it once again as a manager. I look forward to leading Team USA as we strive for a gold medal and look to qualify for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.” Related News Blue Jays’ Bo Bichette sets MLB record for most extra-base hits in first 9 career games Girardi will lead the U.S. team for games against the Netherlands, Mexico and the Dominican Republic in Guadalajara Nov. 2-4. The top two teams from that group and two others being played in South Korea and Chinese Taipei will move on to a six-team “super round” in Japan Nov. 11-17. Jon Lester calls himself ‘weakest link’ in Cubs rotation after allowing 11 runs Baseball returns to the Olympics next year for the first time since 2008, and Joe Girardi will be in charge of ensuring the U.S. is in the Tokyo Games field. USA Baseball on Wednesday named Girardi as its manager for the Premier12 tournament that will serve as an Olympic qualifier this November.