Sylvan Adams' most recent operation will endure as one of his most daring and lasting accomplishments – helping free 167 Afghans, members of the Afghan women’s cycling team escape the Taliban.
With 17 victories this season, ISN is now ranked in the top-ten in the world, for the first time in its history.
This year, cyclists rode between 50 and 120 kilometers daily, choosing from three fully supported routes offering various levels of challenge.
The cyclists plan to ride between 50-120 kilometers each day and will be able to choose different pathways that show diverse areas of Israel's landscape.
Wheels of Love is a fundraiser that supports the financial pressures of ALYN Hospital.
In Israel, Yom Kippur is the annual bike-riding day for secular Israeli children.
Biking the capital is an electrifying experience on electric rental bikes.
Eight young women live on $30 dollars per week, but for eight days riders from the Bugesera Cycling Team in Rwanda experienced a training camp that is usually reserved for professional cyclists.
"I felt like I was touching the medal, that's why I came out of it feeling like I missed an opportunity and a little disappointed overall," Shapira said at the press conference following the race.
As the 2017, 2018, 2019, and 2020 Israeli national Israeli champion, Shapira became the first woman to win four consecutive Israeli titles.