olympics

Arik Ze’evi: A model of success

Ze’evi trained in the local Judo club in his neighborhood, together with his older brother, Roni, who was the club’s first local gold medal winner in the Israeli Judo Championships.

By RUBENS ZADEL
16/07/2020
Health Ministry: Israeli Olympic athletes can return to training

The report also noted that discussions are ongoing regarding the return of professional sports activities.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF , MAARIV ONLINE
25/04/2020
Israeli athletes eager to resume training

Committee representing Olympic, Paralympic and other federations meets with Health Ministry

By JERUSALEM POST SPORTS STAFF
21/04/2020
Beatie Deutsch
Orthodox mother of 5 asks Olympic Committee to keep marathon off Shabbat

The marathon is usually scheduled for a Sunday, but was changed for this summer to a Saturday when a venue outside of Tokyo was chosen for the race.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
03/04/2020
21st Maccabiah postponed a year for Olympics to 2022

Hoping to attract record number of competitors to Israel, Maccabi World Union doesn't want to conflict with delayed Tokyo Games

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
02/04/2020
Giant Olympic Rings are installed at the waterfront area at Odaiba Marine Park in Tokyo, Japan, ahea
Tokyo Olympics rescheduled for July 23, 2021, organizers say

The Games were postponed last week and the delay is the first in the 124-year history of the modern Olympics.

By REUTERS
30/03/2020
A child poses for photographs with the Olympic rings in front of the Japan Olympic Museum in Tokyo ,
Japan to hold Olympics by summer 2021, will call it 'Tokyo 2020'

Abe was speaking to reporters after a phone call with IOC President Thomas Bach on postponing the Games amid growing concerns over the coronavirus pandemic.

By REUTERS
24/03/2020
Olympics-IOC member Dick Pound: Tokyo 2020 Games will be postponed

Major sporting nations Australia and Canada had already withdrawn on Monday as organizers came under global pressure to postpone the event for the first time in the Olympics' 124-year modern history.

By REUTERS
23/03/2020
SHOFAR SO GOOD for new Israeli Ian Kinsler, playing around in Jerusalem
Exclusive: Israel baseball brings Kinsler into the fold

With medal hopes growing, blue-and-white gets Tokyo commitment from 4-time MLB All-Star.

By DANNY GROSSMAN
23/03/2020
Olympics
Canada withdraws from 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games

While the International Olympic Committee weighs delaying the 2020 Summer Olympics, Canada withdrew from the Games on Sunday night in a formal announcement asking for a one-year delay.

By REUTERS
23/03/2020
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