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Updated: July 13, 2005

17th Maccabiah Games
Opening Ceremony in Ramat-Gan
Jewish athletes from 55 countries came to participate and support Israel - July 12, 2005

General View General View Israeli Delegation
American Delegation British Delegation Gal Friedman with Torch
Dance Performance Hassidic Wedding Dance Performance
Performance Mark Spitz meets Handicapped

Jerusalem Post: Jewish world opens 17th Maccabiah
Arutz-7: PM Sharon to Maccabiah Visitors: Move Here!

Maccabi Tel-Aviv Wins the
European Basketball Championship
Sunday Night - May 8, 2005

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Game Stats
Team Picture
Post: Maccabi TA wins back-to-back European Championship titles
AP: Maccabi Tel Aviv Wins Euroleague Title
Euroleague: Maccabi Tel Aviv has won it all again!

Swimmer Keren Leibowitz won a gold medal
in the 100-meter backstroke at the
2004 Paralympic Games in Athens
September 22, 2004

Ha'Artez: Keren Leibowitz wins gold in backstroke at Paralympics
Sailors claim Israel's third Paralympic gold
September 23, 2004

JP: Sailors claim Israel's third Paralympic gold

Windsurfer Gal Friedman won Israel's first ever
Olympic Gold Medal.
August 25, 2004

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AP: Israel wins first-ever Olympic gold
AP: Israeli national anthem sounds over Olympic podium
Ha'aretz: A country swells with pride
Jerusalem Post: An Israeli moment to savor
Reuters: Israeli dedicates first gold to Munich victims
Yediot Hebrew Article - Part 1 (picture format)
Yediot Hebrew Article - Part 2 (picture format)
Ma'ariv Hebrew Article - Part 1 (picture format)
Ma'ariv Hebrew Article - Part 2 (picture format)

Link to the Channel One Hatikvah video clip

Link to the Olympic Gold Stamp

Israeli judoka Arik Ze'evi won Israel
its first Olympic medal in the Athens Games
in the men's 100-kg judo competition.
August 19, 2004

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Ha'aretz: Judoka Arik Ze'evi earns Israel its first medal at Games
Ma'ariv Hebrew Article - Part 1 (picture format)
Ma'ariv Hebrew Article - Part 2 (picture format)
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Arik Ze'evi successfully defended his
European Judo Championship
May 16, 2004

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Jerusalem Post: Judoka Arik Ze'evi conquers Europe
Ha'aretz: Ze'evi takes European crown for third time
One Sports News Hebrew Article

Maccabi Tel-Aviv Wins the
European Basketball Championship

Saturday Night - May 1, 2004
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Reuters: Maccabi scale new heights on way to title
Jerusalem Post: Maccabi beats Bologna 118:74
Euroleague: 118-74 Maccabi is Champion!!!
Euroleague: Maccabi Sets Records in Final!
Graphic of Statistics of Game
Yediot Hebrew Article with pictures (165 kb)
Ma'ariv Hebrew Article with pictures (237 kb)

Hapoel Jerusalem basketball team
wins the ULEB Cup - April 13, 2004

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Article: Hapoel Jerusalem wins ULEB Cup
Article: Delirious Hapoel J'lem fans await Cup winners' return

Israel's Lee Korsitz wins world windsurfing championship - September 21, 2003
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Article: 2003 World Mistral Championship
Article: 19-year-old Israeli wins world windsurfing championship
Hebrew Article with picture
Maccabi Haifa Soccer Team beats Manchester United - October 30, 2002
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Article: Haifa stuns Manchester
Article: Landmark upset
Article: BBC Sports: Maccabi Maul Man Utd

Alex Averbukh won the
pole vault competition
at the 2002 European Championships
giving Israel its first gold Medal

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Articles: Israeli Emotions Run High
Memorial service for the 11 Israelis
killed at the 1972 Munich Olympics

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Article: Athletes, Families Join in Memorial

16th Maccabiah Games - Opening Ceremony in Jerusalem
Jewish athletes from 40 countries came to participate and support Israel

PM Opens the Games Runner with Flag Torch Lighting
Opening Ceremony In Memory of Australian Flag Holder
Italian Delegation British Delegation German Delegation
USA Delegation USA Delegation USA Delegatin
USA Flag Holder Canadian Delegation Israeli Scouts
Dancers Perform Singer Gali Atari Fireworks
Roof Security Security Security

Maccabi Tel-Aviv Wins the European
Basketball Championship
May 2001

Championship Team (138 kb)
Team Picture
Parker for a Basket
McDonald for a Basket
The Fans
The Fans
Nate Huffman Celebrates
The Fans
Fans Celebrate in Paris
Fans Driving in Paris
Henfeld at the Aitport
Coach Gershon
Celebrations in Israel
The Trophey

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