Tuesday, August 4, 2015 Av 19, 5775
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Herbert Weinberg, JE Feature
The Upcoming Maccabiah Games, the so-called Jewish Olympics, remind us that we Jews are more than artists and scientists; we are also fine athletes. Read on for a list of sporting achievements dating back to the beginning of the modern Olympic Games in Athens in 1896.
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Keeping the various Maccabi Games straight isn’t always easy. There are local, national and international versions.
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Nearly 700 athletes from the East Coast will converge on the Main Line Sunday for the JCC Junior Mid-Atlantic Maccabi Games.
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Lazarus “Larry” Zeidel, believed to be the only Jew ever to skate for the Philadelphia Flyers, had the chance Thursday night to catch his old squad in action.
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With the dedication of a historical marker in Philadelphia, the Jewish professional basketball team known as the SPHAS finds its official place in history.
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