Erazem Lorbek

Tell us a little about yourself:

I played 1 year for Michigan state university. Drafted by Indiana Pacers and later traded to San Antonio Spurs. But had a wonderful 12 year professional basketball career over in Europe. Now I live in Ljubljana.

What or who inspires you?

The competition inspires me.

What are you passionate about?

Classical Music, Sports

What accomplishment are you most proud of?

I have 3 children. My basketball career was very successful. I played for Barcelona and won many trophies.

Fun fact about you?

Whatever I am doing l am always looking to have fun.

Where is your home town?

City of Ljubljana. Ubicated in the center of Slovenia. Perfect place to stay while visiting Slovenia.

What are your two favorite places in Slovenia (besides home town)?

I love spending time by the seaside. Weekend active relax with the family.

What are three places where you would take your friend who’s never been to Slovenia before?

I would take them to see the Alps landscape, Postojna caves, Ljubljana castle.

What’s your favorite race/event/camp in Slovenia (to participate or to watch)?

The running event “Trojke” (Run of Trios). Hiking in the Slovenian Alps. Sports events such as ski jumping, skiing, ski running, ice skating. Other summer sports.

What is your favorite traditional Slovenian food?

We have great cuisine. Home products that are healthy and delicious. It is for sure one of the experiences to have while spending time our country.

What do you think Slovenia is famous for?

Beautiful nature and healthy climate. Food. Interesting History and beautiful architecture from the past.

Favorite Slovenian movie/song?

Movie Kekec for children. All of the modern music and also polka music is popular.

How would you describe Slovenia in three words?

Safe, clean, easy to go around.