Tag archive for ‘Rio Olympics’
News Brief On Sunday, August 14th, 2016

We Finally Know Why The Olympic Competition Pools Turned Green

    Rio Olympics officials said they have finally solved the mystery of why the waters in two competition pools turned emerald green this week. After days of leaving officials and spectators bewildered More...

Viva Sarah Press On Thursday, August 4th, 2016

Israel’s Munich Olympians to be memorialized in Rio

For the first time, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) will lead a ceremony for the 11 Israeli athletes and coaches murdered by terrorists in the 1972 Munich Games. For the past 44 years, Israel, More...

Abigail Klein Leichman On Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016

Can Israel’s Olympic delegation bring home a medal from Rio Games?

  With only seven Olympic medals to its credit since 1952, Israel is not on anyone’s top 10 list of countries likely to have its national anthem played on the winners’ podium at Rio this August. After More...

Abigail Klein Leichman On Monday, July 25th, 2016

Israel’s largest-ever Olympic delegation heads to Rio

Rhythmic gymnast Neta Rivkin will hold Israel’s blue-and-white flag aloft at the opening ceremony of the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, to be held August 5 to 21. The Olympic delegation that More...

Viva Sarah Press On Sunday, July 24th, 2016

Israeli Tech Set To Shine At Rio Olympics

 Israel will make its 16th appearance at the Olympic Games this August with its largest delegation of athletes ever. But Israel’s representation in Rio de Janeiro extends beyond the sporting contests More...

Yuval Azulai On Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

Israel’s ISDS to Run 2016 Rio Olympics Security

At the end of a three-year tender, the Olympic Committee and the agencies managing the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympiad have selected Israeli security company ISDS, owned by president and founder Leo Gleser, More...

Wordpress site Developed by Fixing WordPress Problems