Sirkis, Nehemia : Jews In Sports @ Virtual Museum

Sirkis, Nehemia

Sport:
shooting

Country Represented:
Israel

Years Competed:
1964

Olympic Info:
A member of the Israeli shooting team at the 1964 Tokyo Olympics, Sirkis finished in 63rd place in the little calibre, lying event with 579 points.

Career Highlights:
Sirkis was a member of the Israeli national shooting team for 20 years and won the Israeli title seven times during his athletic career. Now a doctor, Sirkis is one of the world's foremost weapons designers. In 1997, he joined Kimber of America, one of the world's top gun manufacturers (located in Yonkers, New York).

Birth and Death Dates:
unknown

Origin:
Israel


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http://www.gunsmagazine.com/
http:// www.kimberamerica.com/