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FrontLine Access with Maccabi Canada
FrontLine Access with Maccabi Canada RETURNING LATE AUGUST.  Click to watch past events....
21st Maccabiah Games-Announcement
As the world continues to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic, Maccabi World Union has made the unprecedented decision to postpone the 21st Maccabiah Games from July 2021 to July 2022.  Click to learn more about the 21st Maccabiah......
Annual Tennis Classic reaches new heights
Author: Daniel Smajovits.  Photography: EL3VATE Media Maccabi Canada's 16th edition of the Mike Yuval Maccabi Canada Tennis Classic was the sweetest one yet, raising $36,000 for the organization’s Adopt an Athlete program. More than 80 participants, volunteers and supporters once again spent a recent Sunday afternoon at the Nun’s Island Tennis Club, helping continue Maccabi Canada’s longest running fundraiser. Leading the charge were this year’s co-chairs: Francine Bishinsky and San...
A unique experience for Jewish athletes from around the world
Maccabi Canada was fortunate to participate in two games this summer.  The most powerful of both games occurred on Shabbat.  Read More…...
Maccabi Canada’s Alumnus Competes in Canadian Open
Ben Silverman, Gold medalist at the 2013 Maccabiah Games, recently competed at the RBC Canadian Open in front of friends and family and finished in a very impressive tie for 20th place!  Way to go Ben! To read more......
Maccabi Athletes make the list of the best Jewish Athletes
Whether it’s on the track, in a ring, on a tennis court or on a baseball diamond, Jews have competed against the best of the best. Each of the following athletes has been at the top of their sport. Read More......
Blues Hoops Adds Trivedi to Coaching Staff
Madhav Trivedi, Assistant Heach Coach of the U19 Boys Team and Open Men's Team that represented Canada at the 2013 and 2017 Maccabiah Games in Israel, respectively, was appointed to the Varsity Blues Basketball coaching staff as lead assistant coach.  Read more......
Orlov named Varsity Blues Soccer Head Coach
A member of Canada's 2013 Maccabiah Bronze medal Open Men's Soccer team, 2011 Open Soccer team representing Canada at the Pan American Maccabi Games in Brazil, and member of the accomplished Maccabi Canada's Toronto men's team, Ilya Orlov is named Head Coach for University of Toronto Varsity Blues Soccer.  Read more......
Brahm Faber, Honoured at the Mike Yuval Maccabi Canada Tennis Classic
With two-time Maccabiah Games gold medalist Brahm Faber as the guest of honour, Maccabi Canada’s Quebec Region continued an annual tradition recently with the 15th edition of the Mike Yuval Maccabi Canada Tennis Classic. More than 100 participants, volunteers and supporters came together at the Nuns’ Island Tennis Club to honour Faber while raising $47,000 for Maccabi Canada’s Adopt an Athlete program. This year’s event was co-chaired by Jeff Friedman, Francine Brock and Sandor Steinb...
Roy Salomon inducted into Jewish Sports Hall of Fame
“I feel very honoured,” said Salomon. “There are a lot of wonderful people in the Maccabi movement.” A former president of Maccabi Canada, Salomon’s involvement with the organization dates back to 1969, when he participated in the Maccabiah Games as an athlete. Read more......