Zemiro fastest among Israelis in Tiberias

Zohar Zemiro regained his Israel national marathon title on Friday.

January 12, 2014 04:55
Zohar Zemiro

Zohar Zemiro.. (photo credit: Israel Athletics Association website)


Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user experience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Report and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew - Ivrit
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief

UPGRADE YOUR JPOST EXPERIENCE FOR 5$ PER MONTH Show me later Don't show it again

Zohar Zemiro (center) regained his Israel national marathon title on Friday after finishing first among his countrymen at the 37th Tiberias Marathon. Zemiro finished in seventh place overall in a time of 2:16.25 hours, beating out Waba Brihon (right) and Yimharan Yosef (left).

Tariku Jufar Robi of Ethiopia won the marathon in 2:10.33 hours, claiming the $20,000 prize.

Be the first to know - Join our Facebook page.

Svetlana Bechmand won the Israeli women’s title (2:52.57h).

Related Content

dudi sela
August 31, 2014
Sela steamrolled by Dimitrov