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Welcome to the Elie Hirschfeld Sports Center

Elie Hirschfeld created this site to encourage others to pursue their personal sporting goals. After over 40 years of sport, including over 25 years as a competitive triathlete, the effort of training and racing continues to bring Mr. Hirschfeld deep personal satisfaction.

Elie Hirschfeld decided to compete in his first triathlon at the age of 35. At the time, Elie was a casual jogger, occasional biker, and terrible swimmer. Hirschfeld began by taking a few swimming lessons and upping the intensity and frequency of his running and biking. Says Elie Hirschfeld, “That was all it took. I was hooked!”

When Hirschfeld completed his first grueling race in 1985, he was briefly discouraged. He told his friends, “Let me tell you about my very last triathlon.” But by the age of 60, Elie had completed over 75 triathlons and 11 marathons. Mr. Hirschfeld even celebrated his 40th birthday by achieving his dream of competing in the Ironman World Championship Triathlon in Kona, Hawaii.

Elie Hirschfeld thinks his love of sport has undoubtedly changed his life for the better, and he hopes the experiences and resources he shares here will help others enjoy sports.

If you have questions, please don’t hesitate to contact Mr. Hirschfeld.

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Elie Hirschfeld's Latest Posts

From the Collection of Sarah and Elie Hirschfeld, Adolf Dehn Painting, Central Park Winter, on Loan to Fairfield University Museum

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 03/01/17 -- Elie Hirschfeld is a widely known and highly regarded real estate developer based in New York City. As a natural complement to contributing to the face of the city through real estate development, Elie Hirschfeld and his wife Sarah are avid art connoisseu ...
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Elie Hirschfeld Contributes to Central Park Conservancy

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Sarah and Elie Hirschfeld Expand their Art Collection with Original Work by Keith Haring

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Elie Hirschfeld Celebrates 45th Inauguration Day Ball

Mr. Elie Hirschfeld and his wife Sarah were pleased to attend the Inaugural Freedom Ball on January 20, 2017 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC. The event was held from 7pm – 11pm following the Presidential Inauguration of Donald J. Trump.  Elie Herschfeld also enjoye ...
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Sarah and Elie Hirschfeld Honored with Israel Bonds Award

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In recognition of a $3.5 million gift made by Elie Hirschfeld and his wife Sarah, in support the renovation and ongoing maintenance of Brown University’s Judaic Studies Building, the University has renamed the building the Hirschfeld House. The structure is a focal point for Jewish life and learn ...
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Real estate developer Elie Hirschfeld supports Donald Trump

[caption id="" align="alignright" width="300"] Donald Trump and Elie Hirschfeld Photo: AP; Getty Images[/caption] Pope Francis may have met with Elie Hirschfeld in Rome last month, but that won’t stop the real estate developer from endorsing the pontiff’s new nemesis, Donald Trump, for presiden ...
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Papal encounter can’t trump Elie Hirschfeld’s belief that the Donald should be president

[caption id="" align="alignright" width="300"] Elie Hirschfeld, Pope Francis and Donald Trump[/caption] The Pope may be infallible, but that won’t stop developer Elie Hirschfeld – who met with the pontiff in Rome last month – from endorsing Donald Trump as the next president of the United Sta ...
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Hirschfeld Properties Signs Lease Renewal At 328 61st Street

NEW YORK, NY (PRWEB) MAY 22, 2013 Hirschfeld Properties LLC has signed a renewal lease with Gotham Martial Arts for its entire third floor at 328 East 61st Street, for the continued operation of its business there, it was announced today. Terms of the 3,000 sq. ft. deal were not disclosed. The six ...
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[caption id="" align="alignright" width="297"] REUTERS Bill Clinton and Hillary Clinton[/caption] The Clintons have reportedly rented a $25 million mansion for the summer. Former President Bill Clinton and his Secretary of State wife Hillary Clinton reportedly rented the ocean front East Hampton m ...
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