Maccabi Canada Presents Masters Mens Basketball Team

Maccabi Canada Presents Masters Mens Basketball Team

TORONTO, May 25, 2017 – Maccabi Canada is pleased to announce the athletes selected for the Masters Basketball team set to compete in the 20th Maccabiah Games in Israel from July 4-18.

These athletes are part 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 John Dore the team is composed of: Daniel Berger, Chris Emergui, Stephen Granovsky, Scott Katz, Shalom Malca, Jeffrey Raphael, Lahav Reznik, and Dan Shulman.

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.

For more information on the Maccabiah Games, as well as Maccabi Canada, including its ongoing community programs, please visit:, You can also like us on Facebook, @MaccabiCanada, and follow us on Twitter, @MaccabiCanada. 

Daniel Smajovits
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