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Israel gets extreme [video]
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Israel gets extreme [video]

Israel’s extreme sports run the gamut from kitesurfing and paragliding to bouldering — rock climbing without a harness. Diverse topography. beautiful scenery. good weather year round –and a population addicted to adrenaline highs. No wonder Israel is one of the …

Israel brings a cold sport to a hot country [video]
Sports

Israel brings a cold sport to a hot country [video]

Toronto it’s not, but Metulla’s Canada Centre provides a cool venue for immigrant and native Israelis thirsting for fast-paced fun on the ice. A mere kilometer from the Lebanese border, Israel’s only permanent regulation-size ice rink draws hockey players of …

Sports

Israeli goes kung fu fighting

A lone Israeli among China’s thousands of kung fu adherents, Shmuel Shoshtari was thrilled to be his country’s flag bearer at the martial art’s main event. Shmuel Shoshtari, left, at the “Kung Fu Olympics” in China with fellow students John …

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