Amazing achievements of our Athletes in Recent International and Local Competitions
Posted In: 27/01/17 ZDVF - Zahal Disabled Veterans Fund
At the 2017 FISA International Para Rowing Regatta competition in Gavirate, Italy, Israeli rower and Paralympic Bronze Medalist Moran Samuel set a new world record and won two Gold Medals.
In the Mixed Double Sculls Israeli rowers Achiya Klein and Shay-Lee Mizrachi won the Silver Medal.
In the Mixed Co-Ed Four category, Israeli rowers Shay-Lee Mizrachi, Simona Goren, Achiya Klein, Barak Hatzor and Leah Sas won the Bronze Medal.
This is an important competition on the way to qualifying for the World Championship.
Wheelchair Dancing – Ballroom Dancing:
At the recent Polish Open, a qualifying competition for the World Championship, wheelchair dancers Maytal Wax and Sammy Dahan of Tel Aviv’s Beit Halochem won the 2nd Place in the Couples (both wheelchair dancers) category. Anna Wishbein won 1st place in the Singles (solo dance) Women category
Adam Greenfeld and his standing partner Natalia Kutik came in 4th place in the Couples category (a wheelchair dancer with a standing partner).
At the World Championship in Slovakia Carmit Dor and Inbal Bahar of Tel Aviv’s Beit Halochem came in 6th.
At the Israel Open International Tournament, Haim Lev of Beersheva’s Beit Halochem came in 2nd place in the Singles Quad category
Haim Lev and Shraga Weinberg won the Couples category.
Gold Medal in Gavirate, Italy May 2017 Rowing Championship in Italy