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Captains Vie to be IDF Champion

The IDF held its eighth annual sports championship, as part of a larger plan to improve physical fitness. INN TV was there.
By INN TV staff
First Publish: 10/15/2009, 9:45 PM / Last Update: 10/15/2009, 10:05 PM

The IDF held its eighth annual sports championship this week, in which commanders competed in events ranging from running to the Capoeira martial art to beach volleyball. The competition is part of a larger effort to raise awareness of physical fitness and to encourage career officers to maintain a high level of personal fitness.

Among those present was IDF Chief of Staff Gabi Ashkenazi, who took part in multiple events.