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Saturday, August 18 • 2:15pm - 3:15pm
Sporting Success? Jews & the Olympic Games

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Location: Tent

To coincide with ‘London 2012’, Brandon Nementzik sets out to investigate the history of Jewish sporting success at the Olympic Games. He unravels an under-acknowledged catalogue of stories set against the backdrop of pivotal events in modern Jewish history. (TN)

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Brandon Nementzik

Brandon Nementzik grew up in Cape Town and moved to New Zealand 25 years ago. He is a longstanding member of the Auckland Hebrew Congregation. He is married to Susan and they have two daughters, Anna and Laura. He is an avid armchair sports fan and enjoys running and table-tennis... Read More →

Saturday August 18, 2012 2:15pm - 3:15pm NZST