Israel at the 2012 Summer Paralympics

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Israel at the Paralympic Games

Flag of Israel
IPC code  ISR
NPC Israel Sports Association for the Disabled
At the 2012 Summer Paralympics in London
Competitors 25 in 9 sports
Flag bearer Doron Shaziri (opening)
Noam Gershony (closing)
Medals
Rank: 45
Gold
1
Silver
2
Bronze
5
Total
8
Paralympic history (summary)
Summer Games

Israel competed at the 2012 Summer Paralympics in London, United Kingdom, from 29 August to 9 September.

The country was represented by twenty-five athletes (eighteen men and seven women), who competed in nine sports: athletics, equestrian, road cycling, rowing, sailing, shooting, swimming, table tennis, and wheelchair tennis. The Israeli athletes included six-time Paralympic shooting medallist Doron Shaziri.[1][2]

Medallists[edit]

Medal Name Sport Event Date
 Gold Noam Gershony Wheelchair tennis Quad Singles 8 September
 Silver Doron Shaziri Shooting Men's 50 metre rifle 3 positions SH1 5 September
 Silver Koby Lion Cycling Men's Time Trial H1 5 September
 Bronze
 Bronze
 Bronze
Inbal Pezaro Swimming Women's 50m Freestyle S5
Women's 200m freestyle S5
Women's 100m freestyle S5
30 August
1 September
8 September
 Bronze Itzhak Mamistvalov Swimming Men's 200m freestyle S2 1 September
 Bronze Noam Gershony
Shraga Weinberg
Wheelchair tennis Quad Doubles 5 September

Athletics[edit]

Men’s Track and Road Events
Athlete Event Final
Result Rank
Gad Yarkoni Marathon T12 3:01:51 13

Cycling[edit]

Road[edit]

Men
Athlete Event Time Rank
Koby Lion Road Race H1 LAP
Time Trial H1 35:53.30 2
Nati Groberg Road Race H4 2:11:58 9
Time Trial H4 27:30.04 7
Women
Athlete Event Time Rank
Pascale Bercovitch Road Race H4 LAP
Time Trial H4 38:49.22 6
Mixed
Athlete Event Time Rank
Koby Lion
Nati Groberg
Pascale Bercovitch
Team Relay H1-4 LAP

Equestrian[edit]

Athlete Horse Event Total
Score Rank
Yonatan Dresler Ubelisk Individual Championship III 65.333 10
Individual Freestyle III 60.250 11

Rowing[edit]

Athlete Event Heats Repechage Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Moran Samuel Women’s Single Sculls 5:45.47 3 R 5:44.78 1 FA 5:48.67 5
Reuven Magnagey
Olga Sokolov
Mixed Double Sculls 4:18.45 6 R 4:20.20 4 FB 4:14.90 9

Sailing[edit]

Athlete Event Race Net points Rank
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11*
Shimon Ben Yakov
Hagar Zehavi
SKUD 18 6 7 7 5 (12) 6 5 8 4 6 N/A 64 6
Dror Cohen
Arnon Efrati
Benny Vexler
Sonar 9 (13) 4 10 13 11 4 6 7 7 N/A 68 9

* The 11th race was cancelled due to bad weather.

Shooting[edit]

Athlete Event Qualification Final
Score Rank Score Rank
Doron Shaziri Men's 50m Rifle 3 Positions SH1 1157 1 Q 1252.4 2
Mixed 50m Rifle Prone SH1 589 4 Q 691.8 6

Swimming[edit]

Men
Athletes Event Heat Final
Time Rank Time Rank
Itzhak Mamistvalov 50m freestyle S2 1:08.73 7 Q 1:07.94 6
100m freestyle S2 2:26.55 5 Q 2:25.60 6
200m freestyle S2 N/A 4:58.53 3
Iad Josef Shalabi 50m freestyle S2 1:07.52 4 Q 1:07.07 5
100m freestyle S2 2:25.55 4 Q 2:24.73 5
200m freestyle S2 N/A 4:58.54 4
50m backstroke S2 1:08.37 5 Q 1:08.97 6
Yoav Valinsky 100m freestyle S6 1:14.65 14 Did not advance
100m backstroke S6 1:34.12 11 Did not advance
100m breaststroke SB6 1:34.31 9 Did not advance
200m individual medley SM6 3:03.88 11 Did not advance
Women
Athletes Event Heat Final
Time Rank Time Rank
Inbal Pezaro 50m freestyle S5 39.74 5 Q 37.89 3
100m freestyle S5 1:25.91 5 Q 1:22.56 3
200m freestyle S5 2:57.14 2 Q 2:56.11 3
100m breaststroke SB4 1:57.95 4 Q 1:56.73 4
Inbal Ganapol Shwartz 50m freestyle S6 39.02 13 Did not advance
100m freestyle S6 1:31.62 16 Did not advance
100m backstroke S6 1:44.43 12 Did not advance
50m butterfly S6 39.26 3 Q 39.89 5
Erel Halevi 50m freestyle S7 38.30 12 Did not advance
100m freestyle S7 1:19.71 10 Did not advance
400m freestyle S7 5:48.43 9 Did not advance

Table tennis[edit]

Men
Athlete Event Group Stage Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Liran Geva Individual C3  Copola (ARG)
L 0-3
 Merrien (FRA)
L 0-3
3 N/A Did not advance
Shay Siada Individual C4  Choi (KOR)
L 0-3
 Caci (ITA)
W 3-0
2 N/A Did not advance
Liran Geva
Shay Siada
Team C4-5 N/A BYE France
L 0-3
Did not advance

Wheelchair Tennis[edit]

Athlete Event Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Bronze Medal Final
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Noam Gershony Quad Singles  Burdekin (GBR)
W 3-6, 6-3, 6-3
 Barten (USA)
W 6-1, 6-1
 Weinberg (ISR)
W 6-0, 6-0
N/A  Wagner (USA)
W 6-2, 6-1
1
Boaz Kramer Quad Singles  Polidori (ITA)
W 6-3, 6-2
 Wagner (USA)
L 3-6, 0-6
Did not advance
Shraga Weinberg Quad Singles  Jonsson (SWE)
W 6-1, 6-2
 Norfolk (GBR)
W 3-6, 7-5, 6-0
 Gershony (ISR)
L 0-6, 0-6
 Taylor (USA)
L 6-1, 3-6, 4-6
N/A 4
Noam Gershony
Shraga Weinberg
Quad Doubles N/A  Hard,
Jonsson (SWE)
W 6-1, 6-4
 Taylor,
Wagner (USA)
L 3-6, 6-7
 Kawano,
Moroishi (JPN)
W 6-3, 6-1
N/A 3

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