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Beijing’s Jewish athletes

Despite the continuing COVID chaos and the mounting protests about China’s human rights record, the 2022 Beijing Olympics are proceeding on schedule. The Beijing games...

Running blind has taught Solomon about facing challenges

Avi Solomon is sitting on his couch at his home in Beit Shemesh playing with his two-month-old daughter, Malka. Nike, his service dog, is by his side. His six other...

Sticks, puck, minyan: Shomer Shabbat hockey

The New Jersey Avalanche is a club of skaters and stick-handlers, but it’s not your typical hockey club. The Avalanche is comprised of four youth hockey teams of...

Orthodox Jewish bobsledder has Olympic dreams

CHANUKAH 5782 SECTION D PAGE 5 NEW YORK — November is an important month for AJ Edelman. 
 That’s when Edelman, a day school graduate from Boston who made aliyah...

Dolph Schayes — one of the NBA’s 75 best all-time players

Twelve-time NBA All-Star Dolph Schayes is the only Jewish player on the NBA’s 75th Anniversary Team, a list created last month by a panel including legendary players,...

Jewish defenseman is a Pioneer

you have seen the reports this summer regarding a young hockey prospect from California, Shai Buium, who hopes someday to play in the National Hockey League, and whose...

Jewish players — men and women — at the US Open

By Howard Blas When Diego Schwartzman outlasted Kevin Anderson in Sept. 1’s rain-drenched match — requiring relocation from Louis Armstrong to Arthur Ashe Stadium...

Jewish paralympics athletes to watch

TOKYO — Weeks after the Olympics came to a close, Tokyo is filled again with athletes, for the 2020 Tokyo Paralympics. Among them are dozens of Jewish athletes looking...

The new face of Adidas

By Bonnie Azoulay, Kveller JERUSALEM — In 2016, Beatie Deutsch placed sixth in the Jerusalem half marathon. Watching Deutsch, an Israeli born in America, you would...

Take me out to the ballgame: Kosher food guide

By Rob Charry NEW YORK — Jews love baseball — there’s no denying it. As the US COVID-19 vaccination rate has soared, many of the ballpark restrictions have been...