May 8, 2019
For those of you looking to see last year’s National Champions compete at the International level, check out the following link on Yom Ha’Atzmaut right HERE . Three Americans qualified for the International Chidon Ha’Tanach: Jacob Colchamiro, Nathanel Vinar, and Yechiel Shulman. The International competition will take place at 11:00 AM in Israel on Yom Ha’Atzmaut and should be available for viewing at this link throughout the day. Elianna Sokoler will be representing the United States in the International Chidon Ha’Tzfutzot (Diaspora Contest). To watch the the Chidon Ha’Tfutzot at 2:00 PM Israel time, see HERE We wish them the best of luck!
May 6, 2019
Over two hundred forty National Finalists converged at Yeshiva University yesterday for the American Chidon Ha’Tanach National Finals. Competition was competitive! Students participated in our third annual Chidon carnival and enjoyed an inspiring day celebrating Tanach study.
For some pictures from yesterday’s amazing event, check out the following link HERE.
At the end of the day, the results rolled in and the following students were our top placers.
Hebrew Division 6-7
1 Elisha Kahan – Jewish Foundation School
2 Gavriel Cohen – Yeshiva Noam
3 Tamar Dahan – Berman Hebrew Academy
1 Yehuda Zinberg – Yavneh Academy
2 Esther Matsa – New England Hebrew Academy
2 Chana Aspir – RYNJ
Hebrew High School
1 Nossi Shields – Yeshiva of Greater Washington
2 Ezriel Vinar – TABC
3 Elana Rosenblatt – Bruriah High School
1 Owen Sturm – Donna Klein Hebrew Academy
2 Aviva Rubin – Beth Tfiloh Dahan Community School
3 Talia Weinstein – Beth Meyer Religious School
1 Ilan Eisenberg – Kehillah Jewish High School
2 Michael Bitman – Beth Tfiloh Dahan Community School
3 Daniel Stein – Beth Israel Omaha
For more results from the finals see Chidon Hatanach Additional Results
Yehuda Zinberg, Ilan Eisenberg, Nossi Shields, and Ezriel Vinar will all go on to represent America in the International Chidon Ha’Tanach next year. Congratulations to all National Finalists. See you next year. Check out the new syllabus for next year. Never too early to get started!
Also, for those of you looking to see last year’s National Champions compete at the International level, check out the following link on Yom Ha’Atzmaut right HERE . Three Americans qualified for the International Chidon: Jacob Colchamiro, Nathanel Vinar, and Yechiel Shulman. Elianna Sokoler will be representing the United States in the International Diaspora contest. We wish them the best of luck!