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Photo: EURO 2016 Qualifiers: Czech Republic vs Netherlands

EURO 2016 Qualifiers: Czech Republic vs Netherlands

Qualification match between Czech national football team and the Netherlands, 9th September 2014

Photo: FIVB Volleyball World Championship Qualification

FIVB Volleyball World Championship Qualification

Unsuccessful mission of the Czech national volleyball team at the World Championship qualification in Opava.

Photo: Box in Žižkov

Box in Žižkov

Stanislav Tišer, former Czechoslovak boxer, runs a boxing club in Prague's Žižkov. In the begining it was visited by Roma's youth. Nowadays it is opened to all and it attracts various people of all ages.

Photo: Moravské hrady '13

Moravské hrady '13

Music festival 'Moravian Castles' in Hradec nad Moravicí with performances by Kryštof, Pražský Výběr or Aneta Langerová.

Photo: Silesia Merida Bike Marathon 2013

Silesia Merida Bike Marathon 2013

Beautiful countryside near the Moravice river, several hundreds of MTB bikers and several hundreds of fans. This is Silesia Bike Marathon.

Photo: Dr. Lesák's Memorial - Open air pole vault exhibiton

Dr. Lesák's Memorial - Open air pole vault exhibiton

Czech pole vaulter and London 2012 Olympics contestant Jan Kudlička, Michal Balner or Lukáš Bechyně took part in open air pole vault exhibition on Opava's Dolní náměstí.

Photo: HRADY CZ

HRADY CZ

Summer festival 'Moravian Castels' every August brings in some Czech musicians to Hradec nad Moravicí. This summer it was Buty, Horkýže Slíže, Chinaski, Mandrage or UDG.

Photo: Silesia Merida Bike Marathon 2012

Silesia Merida Bike Marathon 2012

One of the most beautiful cross country cycling races starts every year in Opava. Thousand cyclists have to cope with the challenging track around the Moravice river.

Photo: Labour Day in Prague

Labour Day in Prague

Every year the Labour Day attracts various groups of people. For example Prague streets were full of left-winged anarchists and extreme right-wing supporters.

Photo: Spring horseracing in Brno

Spring horseracing in Brno

With several flat and steeplechase horse races started equestrian season at track in Brno-Dvorska, 21st April 2012.

Photo: St. Mathhew's Fair portraits

St. Mathhew's Fair portraits

Every year lot of attractions, rollercoasters and souvenir shops attract thousands people every year. Who are the people that stay behind all these carrousels?

Photo: 2011 in photography

2011 in photography

A photo selection from past year. Pictures were generally created during my work for The Daily newspaper.

Photo: In memory of Václav Havel

In memory of Václav Havel

Wenceslas Square, Prague, December 2011

Photo: Dr. Lesak's Memorial - Open air pole vault competition

Dr. Lesak's Memorial - Open air pole vault competition

Attractive surroundings of Opava's Dolni Square were the venue of open air pole vault competiton during 4th August 2011.

Photo: Wildwater Canoeing World Junior Championship

Wildwater Canoeing World Junior Championship

Total French hegemony. That was the ICF Wildwater Canoeing World Junior Championship that took place during July 2011 in Opava and Hradec nad Moravicí, the Czech Republic.

Photo: Czech Show Jumping Cup

Czech Show Jumping Cup

Sixth race of the Czech Show Jumping Cup 2011, including Grand Prix Opava, took place during last June's weekend in Opava-Kateřinky.

Photo: Streetball Opava 2011

Streetball Opava 2011

Nineteen streetball teams attended first tournament of that kind in Opava during Saturday 18th June 2011.

Photo: Czech Beach Volleyball Cup Opava 2011

Czech Beach Volleyball Cup Opava 2011

Top Czech beach volleyball players - women and men - fought for the Czech beach volleyball Cup. The tournament took place in June in Opava.

Photo: Silesia Merida Bike Marathon 2011

Silesia Merida Bike Marathon 2011

Almost thousand of cyclists attended one of the most beautiful mountain bike race in the Czech Republic penultimate May's Saturday.

Photo: Czech Basketball Cup 2011

Czech Basketball Cup 2011

Top eight Czech basketball teams played Final 8 of Czech Basketball Cup in March 2011. Basketball team from Nymburk won over Nový Jičín and upholded last years' victory.

Photo: SFC Opava in the third division - automn 2010

SFC Opava in the third division - automn 2010

After disastrous season 2009/2010 the Silesian Football Club Opava dominates in the third division. The goal - second division - is close.

Photo: Grand Prix Pepa Opava 2010

Grand Prix Pepa Opava 2010

The 32th Grand Prix Pepa Opava, the oldest bodyfitness competition , held place in Opava during 22nd and 23st October 2010. Besides bodybuilding and bodyfitness visitors could see lot of other sports - for example thaibox, armwrestling or benchpress.

Photo: Football in the village

Football in the village

Everybody is a coach, everybody gives you advice, everybody would play better. Football in the village has its special spirit.

Photo: It is raining again

It is raining again

Opava, one hour, one window, one lens, one rain.

Photo: Pavlac 2010

Pavlac 2010

Multi-genre festival Pavlac takes place in the historic building 'Hollar' of Charles' University every year. Every year students and teachers from social sciences faculty come together. So did they in May, 2010.

Photo: The Return of Czech Olympic Team

The Return of Czech Olympic Team

Overcrowded terminal of old airport in Ruzyne waited for succesful Czech olympic medailists during the 2nd March's midday.

Photo: Dubrovnik

Dubrovnik

Old Osmanian fort was partly destroyed during the war in the 90's. Nowadays Dubrovnik is part of UNESCO.

Photo: Yorkshire Dales & Lake District

Yorkshire Dales & Lake District

Picturesque country side and beautiful nature could be seen in north England's districts.

Photo: Two days in Paris

Two days in Paris

Paris is considered as cultural centre of Europe. Millions of tourists came to Paris every year to discover cultural cradle of European culture.

Photo: Croatia B&W

Croatia B&W

Every summer almost half a million Czech tourists spends their holiday in Croatia. So do I in small town called Trpanj.

Photo: 20 years of the Velvet Revolution

20 years of the Velvet Revolution

The 'Velvet Revolution' celebrated 20 years anniversary. Besides students it also attracted extremists who abused this events for their agitation.