Maccabi Canada Presents Junior, Youth & Masters Swimming Team

Maccabi Canada Presents Junior, Youth and Masters Swimming Team

– Maccabi Canada is pleased to announce the athletes selected for the Junior (Under 16), Youth (Under 18) and Masters Swimming team set to compete in the 20th Maccabiah Games in Israel from July 4-18.
These athletes are apart of a more than 600-member delegation from Canada, who will join a total of 10,000 Jewish athletes from 80 countries in the third largest sporting event in the world.

Supported by Coach David Ling and Manager Samara Grintuch, the Junior and Youth teams are composed of: Alex Aronovici, Ry Cyna, Breanna Di Battista, Ysabel Fine, Maya Ginzburg, Sydney Hnatuk, Caileigh Luis, Talia Moss, Eli Offman, Megan Pearlman, Maxim Petkun, Jonathan Pike, Maxwell Sacksner, Joseph Samuel, Beverly Schwartz, Lauren Shaffer, Caroline Souroujon, Grace Valihora, Theo Collins, Sarah Fedder, Joshua Gold, Vanessa Gold, David Hartal, Dana Sherrard and Chad Walt.

Supported by manager Teddy Miller, the Masters team is composed of: Anthony Housefather, Stephanie Klam, Eddy Lang, Elise Levinoff, Nathalie Lussier, Jordan Rosenzweig, Ami Trauber, and Alan Woolf.

Maccabi Canada’s mission is to promote Jewish identity and to cultivate future leaders through the passion of sports. Every four years, the Maccabiah Games brings Jewish athletes of all ages to Israel, providing world-class athletic competition as well as an opportunity to immerse themselves in the rich culture and heritage of the Jewish people.

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Daniel Smajovits
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