Jewish Journal

Hillel Price

  • WWI Huns Spark His Passion for Exercise

    February 3, 2005 | 7:00 pm


    I learned about gymnastics from the German soldiers occupying Lithuania during World War I. I used to watch them swinging on the parallels and the rings. I would go home and try it myself. I took wood from one of our factories and made parallel bars in our backyard.

    One day, when...