Test your knowledge of athletics in Judaism.
In August 1936, the Nazi regime tried to camouflage its violent racist policies while it hosted the Summer Olympics.
Can you name these famous Jewish athletes?
A coordinated Palestinian terrorist attack and hostage situation in which 11 Israeli athletes were killed.
This Bronx-raised baseball star became the pride of America's Jews.
While Judaism isn't famous for grooming star athletes, there's a rich history nonetheless.
Why do we idolize Jewish baseball players?
Immigrant Jews delved into sports to prove their mettle as Americans.
Shaun Tomson was one of the best professional surfers in the world, but switched gears after the sudden death of his son.
A contemporary prayer for someone preparing for a race or marathon
A street game goes professional.
Soccer may contribute to the integration of Arabs as individuals into Israeli society--but it simultaneously blurs their national identity.
Throughout Jewish history until the rise of the Zionist movement, Jews have harbored negative attitudes toward sports, often with good reason.
Jews' participation in professional boxing in the interwar period is not as surprising as it might seem to be.