All posts tagged Benno Negri

Jewish swimmers prove they belong at nationals

“THIS was my 17th consecutive nationals [appearance] – I feel honoured … and at 32, it never gets old,” said North Sydney swimmer and Paralympian Matthew Levy, after competing in the 2019 Australian Swimming Championships in Adelaide last week.

Medals and PBs flow at NSW Open

THIRTEEN Jewish swimmers competed at a star-studded Swimming NSW Open Championships at Sydney Olympic Park last weekend.

Jewish swimming pioneer inspires next gen

Israeli-born swimming legend Nachum Buch had inspiring meetings with Jewish Australian swimmers before last week's Victorian Swimming Championships and Para Swimming World Series opener in Melbourne.

Success at short course nationals

Four Jewish swimmers represented their states and clubs against the nation's best at the 2018 Australian Short Course Swimming Championships held in Melbourne late last month.

Levy earns spot for Para Pan Pacs

Matthew Levy has earned a place in the Australian team for what will be his third consecutive Para Pan Pacs, to be held from August 9 in Cairns.

Fantastic five picked for Commonwealth Games

It's official – five Jewish athletes have made Australia's team for next month's Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast.

Levy smashes world records

Paralympian swimmer Matthew Levy proved that world records can be broken at age 30 at the 2017 Australian Short Course Championships held in Adelaide from October 26-28.

Junior swimmers shine on national stage

JEWISH swimmers from Victoria and New South Wales performed strongly at the National Age Swimming Championships in Brisbane last week.

Our best and brightest

MACCABI Australia honoured the nation’s Jewish sports stars at functions held in Melbourne and Sydney earlier this week, with Jessica Fox (slalom canoe) and Steve Solomon (athletics) taking out the

Junior talent on the rise

YOUNG Jewish swimmers continue to make a splash at state competitions, with the Negri brothers among the best at the 2015 Victorian Sprint Championships.