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Wednesday, August 25, 2004
  Mazel Tov!
 
Windsurfer gives Israel its first Olympic gold

Israel's Gal Fridman kisses his Gold medal after the Men's Mistral windsurfer sailing event at the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens, Greece, Wednesday Aug. 25, 2004. Fridman won the first gold medal for Israel at the Olympic Games ever. (AP Photo/Herbert Knosowski)

In a fitting tribute, he has dedicated his win to the victims of the 1972 Munich Olympics massacre. While the IOC refuses to pay tribute to the murdered athletes, they will continue live on with others.

Mazel Tov Gal!




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