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96-Yr-Old Holocaust Survivor Olympian Wins Israel Prize

21 Shevat 5777 – February 17, 2017
Agnes Keleti holds more Olympic gold medals than anyone else in the State of Israel.

Israelis Placing at the Top at Science Olympics Around the World

18 Av 5776 – August 21, 2016
An Israeli delegation of high-school students won two medals on Friday at the International Olympiad in Informatics held in Kazan, Russia.

Israeli Arab Immigrant Wins Gold Medal for Jordan

The Abu Gosh family immigrated to Jordan from the Israeli Arab village of Abu Gosh, located on the main highway to Jerusalem.

I Demand Lebanon be BANNED from the Olympics

If countries like Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, and others cannot put aside their hatred of Israel, or any other country, at least for the duration of the Olympics, they should not be allowed to compete.

An Egyptian Loser

13 Av 5776 – August 16, 2016
The Egyptian Judo Olympiad refused to shake hands with his Israeli opponent, Ori Sasson, who then went on to win a bronze medal. The Egyptian...

Orthodox Jewish Teen Girl to Try for 2020 Tokyo Olympics

6 Av 5776 – August 10, 2016
A young Orthodox Jewish athlete from New York has her sights set on qualifying for the 2020 Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo.

Israeli Students Win Big In Chemistry Olympics

28 Tammuz 5776 – August 3, 2016
The Jewish State’s high school delegation took home two medals.

Yad Vashem Marks Rio Olympics with Exhibitions on Jewish and Righteous Gentile Athletes

27 Tammuz 5776 – August 2, 2016
Jews competed in the most coveted sporting competitions throughout Europe, including the Olympics.

Olympic Committee Rejects Media Watchdog’s Call to Ban Palestine Olympic Committee Head Rajoub

22 Tammuz 5776 – July 28, 2016
Rajoub condemned a successful peacebuilding event between Israeli and Arab youth sponsored by the Peres Center for Peace as a "crime against humanity."

Iranian Medalist Avoids Photo With Israeli Colleague, Boycotts Ceremony

19 Sivan 5776 – June 24, 2016
An Iranian silver medalist avoided the awards rather than be photographed with the Israeli bronze medalist.

Sen. Schumer: Condoning Terror against Israel Led to Paris Massacres

6 Kislev 5776 – November 17, 2015
He said: If the world had come down hard on terror after the Munch Massacres, "we wouldn’t have had what happened in Paris."

Jewish Athletes Return to Berlin 79 Years After Hitler’s Olympics

5 Av 5775 – July 21, 2015
Europe’s biggest Jewish sports event will take place in Germany—for the first time in its history.

Israeli Wins Gold Medal At European Judo Competition

11 Tammuz 5775 – June 27, 2015
Sagi Muki defeated his opponent from Georgia.

Rajoub Warns He May Try to Oust Israel from the Olympics

15 Sivan 5775 – June 2, 2015
After he dropped the FIFA ball, now he wants to make a bigger fool out of himself.

Israeli Firm Wins $2.2 Billion Contract for Security at 2016 Olympics

2 Heshvan 5775 – October 26, 2014
The Olympic Committee and the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympiad have selected Israeli security company ISDS to provide security for the event with a...

Israeli Windsurfer Shahar Zubari Takes Gold at World Cup

17 Heshvan 5774 – October 20, 2013
Israeli windsurfer Shahar Zubari won a gold medal at the Sailing World Cup in China, finishing first in in the men’s RS:X on Saturday...

Plans for Munich Olympics Memorial Unveiled

4 Tishri 5774 – September 8, 2013
Plans for a memorial in Munich to 11 Israelis and a German police officer murdered at the 1972 Summer Olympics there were unveiled on...

Israeli Olympic Team Announced

5 Tammuz 5772 – June 25, 2012
The Olympic Committee of Israel approved its list of 36 athletes to compete in the 2012 Summer Olympics in London on Sunday.

Deputy FM: Intl Olympic Committee’s Rejection of Minute of Silence for Slain Athletes ‘Unacceptable’

26 Iyyar 5772 – May 17, 2012
Danny Ayalon: Denial of request to hold a minute silence during the upcoming London Olympic Games in memory of the 11 Israeli Olympic team members murdered at the 1972 Munich Olympics tells "Israelis that this tragedy is yours alone and not a tragedy within the family of nations."

Olympic Committee Refuses to Commemorate Israeli Munich Massacre Victims

30 Nisan 5772 – April 22, 2012
A campaign by the widows of two Israeli victims of the 1972 Munich Olympics massacre have had their petition for a memorial at the 2012 Olympic games rejected by the International Olympic Committee (IOC).

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