Prime Minister Netanyahu Meets Israel's Most 'Special' Athletes

Prime Minister Netanyahu met with developmentally disabled Israeli athletes, who took part in the “Special Olympics” in Athens, Greece.Elad Benari, 7/13/2011, 9:00 AM

Diverse Crowd Gathers for First Jerusalem Marathon

On Friday morning, Jerusalem's first-ever marathon has kicked off despite Wednesday's bus bombing near the starting point of the race's route.Gavriel Queenann, photos by Ben Bresky, 3/25/2011, 11:20 AM

Ex-Green Bay Packers’ Lineman Touches Down with Judaism

The Packers' Super Bowl victory must have brought a bit of nostalgia to ex-NFL linebacker Alan Veingrad – now known as Shlomo and an orthodox Jew.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/7/2011, 4:16 PM

Israeli Flag Flies at Dubai Sports Complex

Israel's flag flew for the first time at the new Dubai Sports Complex as the national swim team arrived for this week's world competition.Chana Ya'ar, 12/15/2010, 2:20 PM

Iran Ends Athlete's Career for Standing Next to Israeli

An Iranian athlete forced to stand next to Israel’s champion during the World Masters Weightlifting Championships has now forfeited his career. Chana Ya'ar, 11/14/2010, 4:29 PM

Israeli Woman is European Champion in Taekwondo

Israeli citizen and Sabbath observor Bat-El Gatterer has won first place in her weight class in the European Taekwondo championships.Maayana Miskin, 5/13/2010, 11:22 PM

American Teens Choose Fast over Basketball

A Jewish girls basketball team chooses the Fast of Esther over a state championship meet.Maayana Miskin, 2/28/2010, 9:52 PM

Yeshiva Sports Are Prep for Life, IDF Service

A simple basketball competition in the national religious yeshiva league may actually be preparation for future life skills and IDF service.Hana Levi Julian, 1/12/2010, 11:10 AM

Super Bowl Attendees to Enjoy Bowls of Kosher Food

American Jews who live to see their favorite football team slide into the lead at the Super Bowl can now enjoy it with a kosher slider.Malkah Fleisher, 12/21/2009, 10:06 PM

Pe'er to Play in Bali, but Israeli Flag Not Welcome

Israeli tennis star Shachar Pe'er has been granted a visa to an international tournament in Indonesia, but Israel's flag will not be welcome.Maayana Miskin, 11/1/2009, 5:27 PM