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Insoles for running and for athletes

Insoles for running and for athletes

Why do athletes need special insoles for running?marking content , 11/06/2020 14:11
European athletics championships to age 18 coming to Jerusalem

European athletics championships to age 18 coming to Jerusalem

Jerusalem Mayor: 'After months of effort, I am delighted we will host European Championship. Look forward to great sporting celebration.'Orli Harari, 13/11/2019 02:09
This Holocaust survivor has won 10 Olympic medals

This Holocaust survivor has won 10 Olympic medals

Gymnast Agnes Keleti survived the Holocaust to win 10 Olympic medals. At 98, she’s as feisty as ever.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 07/08/2019 10:31
Israeli teen athlete takes home two medals

Israeli teen athlete takes home two medals

Israel's Linoy Ashram wins 2 medals at World Rhythmic Gymnastics Championships.JTA, 14/09/2018 10:27
Regev doubles Olympic prize money after heavy tax

Regev doubles Olympic prize money after heavy tax

After Sports Minister Miri Regev failed to cancel tax on Olympic prize money, she searched for other options to reward her athletes.Tal Polon, 17/08/2016 09:19
Israeli Wins Silver Medal

Israeli Wins Silver Medal

Triple jumper Hanna Knyazyeva-Minenko wins the third medal for an Israeli ever in the Championship. Are the Olympics next?Tova Dvorin, 24/08/2015 17:18
Israeli Veteran Takes Paralympic Gold

Israeli Veteran Takes Paralympic Gold

IDF veteran Noam Gershoni wins gold in the men’s tennis singles at the Paralympics.Maayana Miskin, 08/09/2012 20:54
PM to Athletes: You Have 'Spirit of Champions'

PM to Athletes: You Have 'Spirit of Champions'

PM Benjamin Netanyahu congratulated the three Israeli medalists of the London Paralympics, saying they have the “spirit of champions.” Rachel Hirshfeld , 06/09/2012 13:59
Ceremony Marks 40 Years Since Munich Massacre

Ceremony Marks 40 Years Since Munich Massacre

A ceremony was held in Germany to commemorate Israeli athletes and coaches who were brutally murdered at 1972 Munich Olympics Games. Rachel Hirshfeld, 06/09/2012 10:26
Maccabi Games Kick off with 'Minute for Munich'

Maccabi Games Kick off with 'Minute for Munich'

The 2012 JCC Maccabi Games kicked off Sunday night in Rockland County, N.Y., in the largest organized sports event for Jewish teens. Rachel Hirshfeld , 13/08/2012 13:25
Iran Denies Athletes Will Compete Against Israelis

Iran Denies Athletes Will Compete Against Israelis

Iranian media disputes reports that Iranian athletes will not boycott competitions against Israelis at the London Olympics.Elad Benari, 25/07/2012 06:13
Iranian Athletes Say They Won’t Shun Israelis

Iranian Athletes Say They Won’t Shun Israelis

Iranian athletes have vowed to uphold the Olympics principles and not boycott competition with Israelis, despite doing so in the past.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 24/07/2012 09:30
IOC: No Moment of Silence for Munich Victims

IOC: No Moment of Silence for Munich Victims

International Olympic Committee clarifies that "the opening ceremony in London will not include any element of commemoration."Elad Benari, Canada, 06/07/2012 22:04
A 'Personal' Moment for Murdered Israeli Athletes?

A 'Personal' Moment for Murdered Israeli Athletes?

Chairman of London Organizing Committee for 2012 Olympic Games, Lord Coe, said he will hold a “personal” moment for Israeli athletes.Rachel Hirshfeld , 06/07/2012 10:38