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Monday, September 23, 2019

Sports

Teaneck Doghouse Sportstar of the Week: Rikki Ashman

The Jewish Link of New Jersey and Teaneck Doghouse would like to recognize 12-year-old Rikki Ashman as this week’s Sportstar of the Week. Ashman is a competitive gymnast training at level nine at Galaxy Gymnastics in Orangeburg, NY. She is coached by Jamie Winkler, Galina Petrouniak, Sergei Vaitenok and Josh De Michele. Ashman

TBO 8U Baseball Travel All-Stars Complete Stellar Regular NEBAS Season

While most of their contemporaries were busy spending the beginning of vacation time either at day camp or traveling with family, 13 brave 8 year olds were representing Teaneck in the now annual Northeast Bergen all-star baseball league which pits local towns against each other. This season, the American Conference, in which

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Camp Mesorah Welcomes NBA Star And Gold Medalist Michael Redd

This past week, the campers of Camp Mesorah had the tremendous privilege of having former NBA all star and USA gold medalist Michael Redd on campus. Throughout Redd’s 12 year basketball career he was known as an extraordinary scorer. On one occasion he even had 57 points in a 2009 game, but more importantly Redd

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Retirement Part VIII: Being Average

In the five Ironman triathlons I’ve completed in, my best finish time was 15:39:10.

(Is that good?)

The average finish time is 14 hours.

(So you are above average or below?)

Teaneck Doghouse Sportstar of the Week: Avishai Avidan

The Jewish Link of New Jersey and Teaneck Doghouse would like to recognize 14-year-old Avishai Avidan as this week’s Sportstar of the Week. The recent graduate of the Solomon Schechter Day School of Bergen County will be taking his game to the Torah Academy of Bergen County in the fall. Solomon Schechter Day School of Bergen

Ping Pong Champ Estee Ackerman Visits Poway Chabad

Table tennis champion Estee Ackerman of West Hempstead, visited the Poway Chabad Day Camp, north of San Diego on Tuesday July 9. She spoke to the campers about her ping pong career, her Shabbos challenges and her chance at the 2020 Olympics.

After, all the campers and most of the staff

Camp Regesh Swims for SINAI

Swim for SINAI fundraisers are taking place at local camps throughout the summer.

Camp Regesh campers had a blast last week participating in the annual Swim for SINAI fundraiser! Campers won fabulous prizes for raising money to help SINAI students receive the inclusive special

Retirement Part VII: Ironman Doth Murder Sleep

“So, you are retired?”

“No...”

“But your article is titled, ‘Retirement.’”

I’m training for my sixth Ironman triathlon.

The last time I did this 140.6 mile

Teaneck Doghouse Sportstar of the Week: Benny Attar

The Jewish Link of New Jersey and Teaneck Doghouse would like to recognize 16-year-old Benny Attar as this week’s Sportstar of the Week. The rising junior at Yeshivat Frisch was a key cog in the Cougars JV soccer championship team. Coach Marc Zharnest told the JLNJ, “Benny was a pleasure to coach both on and off the court, he

TBO 4th of July Parade