European Youth Olympics Festival

Emina Hadziahmetovic

Bosnia and Herzegovina

26 years old

Table tennis

Competed at World Championship 2019, European Games 2019, European Championship 2019

English, German, Turkish, Spanish


What are your passions and hobbies?

Walking in nature and singing.


What is your secret superpower (or one you would like to have)?

I would like to have the ability to always help people in need.


What is your favourite dish from your country?

Bosnian pie (Pita).


Who is the most inspiring athlete for you?

Edin Džeko


The words I live by are… (motivational quote)

  1. Everything shall pass. 2. You have to push yourself because no one else will do it for you.


What motivated you to apply for the EYOA programme?

The ability to share knowledge, sports experience and meeting new people and experiencing new cultures.


What are your goals as an EYOA?

My goal is to motivate young athletes who are competing at the EYOF to become a better version of themselves through living examples.


What would be your dream job in the future?

To work at international organisations that are making this world a better place.


What are your expectations from being an EYOA and the EYOF in Vuokatti (FIN)?

I expect to meet new people, make friends, learn about other cultures, share my thoughts and experiences.


What does Olympism mean to you?

Olympism means friendship, respect, solidarity, equality, fairness and peace.