The Limited Times

Now you can see non-English news...

Exciting: the country's president and his wife talked with the winning athletes Israel today

2022-08-16T20:34:51.134Z

Yitzhak Herzog congratulated the athletes who won medals at the European Athletics Championships in Munich: "The whole country is proud of you. You have brought a very impressive achievement to Israel."



President Yitzhak Herzog and his wife Michal spoke today (Tuesday), Tuesday, with the athletes who won medals at the European Athletics Championships in Munich. 

Even before entering the presidential institution, the president of the country and his wife accompany the athletes of the athletics association.

During the conversation, they addressed the winners: "We are really happy and proud of you today, the whole country is proud of you.

You have brought a very impressive achievement to Israel.' 

The president's wife spoke about a year ago with the athlete Luna Chemtai-Salpeter, after she had to stop running in the Tokyo Olympics.

In the exciting conversation today, she congratulated Chemtai on winning the bronze medal and said: "Last year we spoke in a different situation.

And I am very happy that you succeeded, that you gave your all, and that you are an example to so many women.

Well done!". 

The CEO of the Athletics Association Gil Levy thanked the president and his wife: "You helped us break through the glass ceiling.

We thank you immensely, and thank you for your faith from the beginning of the journey.'

were we wrong

We will fix it!

If you found an error in the article, we would appreciate it if you shared it with us

Source: israelhayom

All sports articles on 2022-08-16

You may like

Trends 24h

Latest

© Communities 2019 - Privacy