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Moran Samuel

Israeli Paraoplypic rower


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Moran Samuel is an Israeli paralympic basketball player and world champion rower.Biography Samuel grew up in Karmiel, Israel, where she began playing basketball. During her military service in the Israeli Air Force, she was an outstanding athlete enrolled in a program that permits top athletes to complete their mandatory service while representing the country in sports as well; after her service, she played on the Israel women's national basketball team. In 2006, she suffered a spinal stroke and became paralyzed in her lower body. After she recovered, she completed her academic studies at Haifa University and became a physical therapist, and then worked with the Paralympic Sports Association team on the re-establishment of the Israeli women's basketball team on wheelchairs.

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University of Haifa

Israeli University in Haifa