Israel announced the five athletes who would compete in the upcoming Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia last week.
The members of the delegation will include male figure skater Alexei Bychenko, pairs skaters Evgeni Krasnopolski and Andrea Davidovich, speed skater Vladislav Bykanov and skier Virgile Vandeput.
Krasnopolski and Davidovich will be Israel’s first-ever pairs figure skating entry. The two athletes train in Hackensack, New Jersey, along with Bychenko.
According to the Olympic Committee of Israel, Bychenko is expected to finish among the top 24 skaters, while Krasnopolski and Davidovich should end up among the top 16.
The Sochi Winter Olympics will be held Feb. 7 to 23.