All posts tagged Michael Besser

One final foray for brilliant Besser

Veteran masters ironman and triathlete Michael Besser is preparing for his last international event, the Ironman World Championships in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, this weekend.

Aussie triathletes set for world champs

TWO Jewish athletes will don the green and gold at the International Triathlon Union (ITU) World Age Group Championships in Edmonton, Canada in August, with Deborah Shapira and Barry Lipp set to represent Australia in their respective events.

Generous swimmers in the pool for a cause

THE annual Maccabi National Swimathon has wrapped up for another year, with more than $28,000 raised for Maccabi Swimming and the Multiple Sclerosis Society. After Melbourne kicked off the event

Kellerman claims dual Maccabiah gold

WHEELCHAIR tennis ace Adam Kellerman has claimed Australia’s first two gold medals of the 19th Maccabiah Games, which kicked off last week with an extravagant opening ceremony at Teddy Stadium in Jerusalem.

Endurance athletes on the road to glory

AUSTRALIA is taking its largest ever triathlon team to face the heat at the 19th Maccabiah Games in late July.

Besser best at Masters

ANNE Besser won two gold medals at the Australian Masters Games in Adelaide last week, taking out the Cycling Time Trial and Road Race, while husband Michael finished fifth and eighth respectively in the same events.