Meet Our Heroes

During Courage in Motion, you will meet and ride with inspiring Heroes such as Aliz Noi, Achiya Klein, Danny Liani and Koby Leon ...

  • May 23, 2017

    Aliz Noi, wounded in the 1967 Six-Day War

    Seventy-two-year-old Aliz Noi from Ramat Hasharon is one of the happiest people you’ll ever meet.  “I chose the lights that life offers us and not the shadows.  My injury taught me never to give up, never to give-in to the difficulties and to always make an effort to reach the top.  I ...more
  • March 10, 2015

    'At the age of 22, it was quite a blow to lose my eyesight.'

    In October 2013, First Lieutenant Achiya Klein lost his eyesight when a bomb exploded while he was dismantling a terrorist tunnel near the Gaza security fence. He was the squadron commander of the Israeli Engineering Corps combat platoon ...more
  • January 9, 2013

    'I realized that I needed to move on with my life'

    During the First Lebanon War, Danny Liani and his regiment received a direct hit. Danny’s best friend and many others in his unit were killed and suffered severe wounds. Danny was blinded when hit by shrapnel ...more
  • Koby Lion, while training for the 2012 the Paralympics.
    September 18, 2012

    Paralympic Medalist Rides with CiM

    December 24, 1996. The day the world fell apart for Koby Leon. A soldier in the “Egoz” Special Operations Unit serving in Southern Lebanon, Koby was hit by an explosive device and critically wounded. He was paralyzed from the upper ...more