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  • One Israeli Creation for the Weekend

    By Noga Gur-Arieh

    June 14, 2013 | 12:21 pm

    Yael Arad is an athlete, which was the first Israeli to win an Olympic medal, and by that- became an Israel icon. She was born in Tel-Aviv in 1967, and  started practicing in Judo as a child, back in a time when it was not a mainstream sport in Israel.  For lack of judo partners,...

  • 37 Israeli Olympians set for London Games [SLIDESHOW]

    July 27, 2012 | 12:14 pm

    A group of 37 Olympians is ready to represent Israel in the 2012 London Games, which kicked off with Friday’s Opening Ceremony.

    Israel is competing in badminton, artistic gymnastics, rhythmic gymnastics, athletics, judo, sailing, shooting, swimming, synchronized swimming, and...