Israel is a country in the Middle East, on the southeastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea and the northern shore of the Red Sea. Jerusalem is the capital and the largest city of Israel.
Israel has been taking part in the Summer Paralympics since 1960.
Israel will once again compete at the 2016 Summer Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, from 7 to 18 September 2016.
So far, Israel has participated in 14 Summer Paralympics Games, and has won 124 Gold, 124 Silver and 132 Bronze medals.
I am sure people of Israel would be eager to know about Athletes / Participants taking part in Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.
Israel Athletes Participating in Rio 2016 Summer Paralympics:
- Women’s Team
- Tsofnat Levanon, Barak Hazor, Nissim Nir Mayo, Shay-Lee Shulmit Mizrachi and cox Danielle Renny Palatin – TA Mixed Double Sculls
- Hagar Zahavi, Moshe Zahavi – SKUD 18
- Doron Shaziri – R5 – 10m Air Rifle Mixed Prone SH2
Wheelchair tennis -
- Adam Berdichevski, Itay Erenlib, Shraga Weinberg – Men’s single