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Israeli swimmer nets gold medal, sets world record at Paralympics

Israeli swimmer nets gold medal, sets world record at Paralympics

Israel's Mark Malyar takes the gold at Tokyo Paralympics while setting world record for 200-meter medley swimming.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/08/2021 13:37
Inclusive fashion brand’s founders design Israeli Paralympic uniforms

Inclusive fashion brand’s founders design Israeli Paralympic uniforms

Social venture designs the outfits of Israel’s representative athletes for the Paralympic Games, based on their unique special needs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/08/2021 12:49
'There is no place for anti-Israel discrimination in sports'

'There is no place for anti-Israel discrimination in sports'

Israeli Paralympic swimming champ hopes decision to strip Malaysia of championship will deter other countries from banning Israelis.Benny Toker, 28/01/2019 13:24
Malaysia stripped of swimming championships over ban on Israelis

Malaysia stripped of swimming championships over ban on Israelis

International Paralympic Committee removes swimming competition from Malaysia after country's PM refuses to allow Israelis to compete.Gary Willig, 27/01/2019 16:13
British Labour official: Reverse Malaysian ban on Israelis

British Labour official: Reverse Malaysian ban on Israelis

Deputy leader of British Labour party says Paralympic qualifiers in Malaysia should be cancelled if the country refuses entry to Israelis.Elad Benari, 22/01/2019 06:37
Malaysia: We won't host any more events involving Israel

Malaysia: We won't host any more events involving Israel

Malaysia's foreign minister reiterates that Israeli swimmers will not be permitted into the country for Paralympics qualifier.Elad Benari, 17/01/2019 06:26
Malaysia will not allow Israelis to attend Paralympics qualifier

Malaysia will not allow Israelis to attend Paralympics qualifier

International Paralympic Committee disappointed over Malaysia's refusal to allow Israeli swimmers to attend competition this summer.Elad Benari, 13/01/2019 05:29
Rivlin meets paralympians 50 years after paralympics in Israel

Rivlin meets paralympians 50 years after paralympics in Israel

President meets with paralympians to mark 50th anniversary of 1968 Tel Aviv Paralympics. 'You are the Maccabees of our generation.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/12/2018 15:37
Paralympic medalist hasn't stopped running

Paralympic medalist hasn't stopped running

Leah Shaziri, mother of medalist Doron Shaziri, wouldn't be surprised if her son won a 10th paralympic medal today.Yoel Domb, 14/09/2016 15:13
Another medal for Israel at Paralympics

Another medal for Israel at Paralympics

After rower Moran Samuel's bronze yesterday, shooter Doron Shaziri joins the medal party with a bronze in the 50M Rifle 3-position event.Neri Weiss, 12/09/2016 20:49
'Internet blessing to humanity, but also a curse'

'Internet blessing to humanity, but also a curse'

At opening of cabinet meeting, PM Netanyahu speaks about 9/11, incitement on social media, social services reform, and the Paralympics.Shai Landesman, 11/09/2016 14:50
Olim and Paralympic Winner Celebrate Hanukkah

Olim and Paralympic Winner Celebrate Hanukkah

Over one-hundred Lone Soldiers gathered in Tel Aviv to celebrate the 6th night of Hanukkah with 2012 Tennis Paralympics Gold Medal Winner. Arutz Sheva staff, 14/12/2012 03:46
Paralympics War Vet Medalist: I'd Do It All Again

Paralympics War Vet Medalist: I'd Do It All Again

Noam Gershoni thinks bringing honor to Israel may be more important than having been wounded to do so.Gil Ronen, 09/09/2012 17:28
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
Netanyahu Hosts Israel’s Paralympic Hopefuls

Netanyahu Hosts Israel’s Paralympic Hopefuls

As Olympic team returns, Paralympic athletes prepare for their events. Netanyahu, ‘You are already champions.’, 15/08/2012 00:08
British Amb., Paralympics Celebrate London 2012

British Amb., Paralympics Celebrate London 2012

The British Embassy in Israel, together with the British Council, held a special event in honor of the Israeli Paralympics team.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 20/06/2012 06:44