The Haaretz Instagram photo contest is underway: Capture your ‘Israeli moment’ and you could win a State Medal to mark the 19th Maccabiah.
How to enter the competition:
*Share an experience which captures a special ‘Israeli moment’ for you and upload it onto Instagram.
*Tag your photo with #Israelimoment and #Israelmint. You have now joined Haaretz's photo contest!
*Your photos will appear on Haaretz's official Facebook page.
*A panel of judges from Haaretz and Israel Coins and Medals Corp. will select three winning photos. The winners will receive a limited-edition gold, silver or bronze medal.
* The medals were designed by David Harel. They bear the emblem of the State of Israel and a stylized Maccabiah torch surrounded by stars of David like those in the 19th Maccabiah logo. The reverse side depicts a running athlete, the stars and the quotation from Pirkei Avot 5, 23: "Light as an eagle, fleet as a hart."
*Important: The photos must be uploaded to Instagram by July 31 and tagged with #Israelimoment and #Israelmint to be eligible to participate.