Allyson Felix at the Dan Tel Aviv
On October 29th 2012 Ms. Allyson Felix, an American Track/Sprint Runner, one of the leading athletes in the world, arrived at the Dan Tel Aviv Hotel.
Felix was one of the most outstanding and decorated athletes the London 2012 Olympics.
Winning 3 gold medals, Felix also participated in achieving a new world record in the 4X100 meter Womens Olympic Relay race.
Felix is also a 3 time world championship winner both in the 200 meter Track Race and in the 4X400 meter Relay.
After the warm welcome, Felix was escorted to a recently renovated sea view suite, where a healthy option welcome basket greeted her, filled with fruits and energy snacks.
Felix, came to Israel to launch the runners of the Tel Aviv Nike Run, together with the Tel Aviv Mayor Mr. Ron Chuldai, which took place in Tel Aviv on October 30th 2012. After opening the race, Felix stayed to cheer on the runners.
One of the runners was the Dan Tel Aviv Hotel General Manager, Mr. Itay Eliaz. The two met earlier in the day for a photo opportunity.
Prior to the race Felix held a press conference and was interviewed for the "Guy Penis – Entertainment news" show, also during her stay Felix was interviewed by writer and journalist Smadar Shir of "Yediot Acharonot" Newspaper.