Yoni Klein

Surf’s up! Israelis catching the wave to the 2020 Olympic Games

Israel’s boom in surfing has made the sport almost as popular as soccer, and is putting some young competitors on the path to the 2020 Olympic Games.

Windsurfer Noy Drihan

Oman withdraws from hosting youth sailing Worlds due to Israeli participation

Israel's Yoav Omer and Noy Drihan did not have an opportunity to defend their titles at the youth windsurfing World Championships in Langkawi, Malaysia, late last year.

Ma’ayan Davidovich

Windsurfing Worlds sail into Eilat

Ma’ayan Davidovich is Israel’s only realistic medal hope in the women’s event.

Shahar Zubari

Sinai says: Buoyant Zubari pumped for ‘special’ windsurfing worlds in Eilat

At just 29 years of age, the Israeli windsurfer has won an Olympic medal, a world championship medal and has twice been crowned as European champion .

Israeli windsurfer Nimrod Mashiah

Sinai Says: Israeli sailing refuses to cast its fate to the wind with global events

The sport’s governing body said that it “deeply regrets” that Israel’s representatives were unable to compete “due to the conditions imposed by the Malaysian authorities.”

Windsurfer Yoav Omer

World Sailing condemns Malaysia for barring Israelis

Possible sanctions include: non-selection as a future venue, denial of appointment of World Sailing race officials to future regattas in the country.

Windsurfer Noy Drihan

After Israelis barred from Malaysia, World Sailing to draft new guidelines

World Sailing's Executive Committee met last Friday to discuss the "recent unacceptable events at the just concluded Youth World Sailing Championship."


Windsurfing: Zubari grabs silver medal at European Championships

The 26-year-old finishes European windsurfing Championships in Brest, France, with first major medal in three year.

Lee Korzits

Israeli women grab two of three podium spots

Ma’ayan Davidovich joins Lee Korzits on the podium at the windsurfing World Championships with bronze medal.

Lee Korzits at London Games

Israeli windsurfer wins 3rd straight world title

Lee Korzits secures third straight windsurfing world title at World Championships in Buzios, Brazil.

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