THE FIRST EVER PEACE PITCH IN CROATIA is proposed to take place in 2020. Elementary school Veli Veli Vrh Pula is located in the town of the same name, Pula. The first school in the area began working in 1913 and records its work through several states. The school has been on several different locations until 2010, since when it’s on the current location. As a modern architectural work, the school was awarded with the World Golden Cube Award, which is the award for the most beautiful school building in 2010.
The school attend 600 students. The school complex also includes a kitchen, a dining room and a library. It has 12 classrooms for primary school students (6 to 10 years old) , while 16 classrooms are for upper grade elementary school students (11 to 15 years old) where professors have their own offices. The three-part sports gym has 500 seats, handball, volleyball, basketball and a badminton court as well as equipment for table tennis. The outdoor playground is for handball and basketball, and the stands can accommodate over 1000 people.
Veli Vrh Football Club was founded in 1975 in the suburb of the same name, in the town of Pula. It is currently competing in the First County League (the fifth grade of Croatian football). The club is known for its working with younger children and the activities of the club are reflected in the following categories: U7, U9, U11, Younger Pioneers, Pioneers, Cadets, Juniors, Seniors and Veterans. In the mentioned selections, 12 trained coaches work with more than 250 registered, active footballers.
Through the organized activities Veli Vrh Football Club engage the residents of Veli Vrh and the citizens of Pula into doing sports. The club plays its matches at SRC Tivoli which has a standard football field and two more small football fields.
The school has its own web page. http://os-veli-vrh-pu.skole.hr/
The football club has its own web page and a facebook profile.