Israeli paralympic rower Moran Samuel wins gold medal at World Cup

June 20, 2015 18:59

Moran Samuel, the Israeli paralympic athlete, did her nation proud on Saturday by capturing the gold medal in rowing at the 2015 World Rowing Cup in Italy.

Samuel made history by not only shattering her own personal record, but she also broke the Israeli record while defeating the reigning world champion, Norwegian rower Birgit Skarstein.The Israeli rower crossed the finish line with a time of 5:15.77.

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