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Maccabi Canada Presents Junior Boys Baseball 2017
TORONTO, MAY 1, 2017 – Maccabi Canada is pleased to announce the athletes selected for the Junior Boys Baseball 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....
Maccabi Canada Presents Masters Triathlon and Cycling Teams 2017
TORONTO, APRIL 30, 2017 – Maccabi Canada is pleased to announce the athletes selected for the Masters Triathlon and Cycling teams 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....
Maccabi Canada Presents Junior Girls Volleyball 2017
TORONTO, APRIL 28, 2017 – Maccabi Canada is pleased to announce the athletes selected for the Junior Girls (Under 16) Volleyball 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....
Maccabi Global Young Leadership Seminar
Sunday July 2- Monday July, 10, 2017 in Israel Another great way to join us to the 20th Maccabiah The 20th Maccabiah is going to be the biggest and the most successful of all Maccabiot - a tradition which started in 1932. Between July 4-17 2017, the largest international Jewish-Zionist event will host about 10,000 athletes from more than 80 countries in a festival of Sport, Jewish continuity and connection to the Centre of the Jewish People - the State of Israel. Join us at the interna...
Maccabi Canada Presents Junior, Youth & Masters Swimming Team 2017
TORONTO, APRIL 24, 2017 – 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....
Maccabiah Games changed my life!
I can confidently say that the most surreal moment of my life took place at Teddy Stadium in July of 2013. The opening ceremonies are an unbelievable celebration of sport, community, and Judaism. It’s truly indescribable. Imagine walking into a stadium of 10,000+ people cheering you and your country on. The lights, the pride, the waiving flags, and the excitement- it was out of a movie. That night was the night that I realized why I have worked so hard and have continued to compete. I was o...
Torch Lighting Receives Special Canadian Treatment
The 2017 Maccabiah Games are only three months away and similar to past Maccabiahs, Canada will be represented by more than 600 participants — which represents one of the largest delegations at the Games. The Maccabiah Games, often referred to as the “Jewish Olympics,” are organized by Maccabi World Union every four years in Israel and have not only become the largest event held in the State of Israel, but also the single largest Jewish gathering in the world. The upcoming 20th Macca...
Maccabi Canada’s National Jewish Hockey Tournament 2017
Maccabi Canada second Annual National Jewish Hockey Tournament to be held in Toronto May 19 – 21, 2017 The event will host teams from across the country and the Maccabi Masters team. The weekend will include a Shabbat dinner and social activities.  Each team is guaranteed three round robin games. The top four teams will advance into a single elimination playoff. For more information please contact the Tournament organizer Morrie Frydberg at morriefrydberg@hotmail.com or (647) 393-...
U16 Rep soccer team faces off against the Maccabi Men’s team
It was a multi generational match up with the Maccabi Toronto men's team facing off against the U16 Maccabi Rep Soccer team, who have 10 players representing Canada at the Maccabiah Games in Israel this summer. The boys had a very tough task ahead. They played amazingly well keeping focused, disciplined, and playing perfectly executed soccer in the first half. They played a very conservative but demanding defensive style with counter attacking as the sole possibility to score.  And score the...
Maccabi Canada’s Rep Soccer Team Tryouts
Maccabi Canada will be holding Rep Soccer Team tryouts for age categories U2004 – U2009 for the 2017 outdoor season. First tryout February 26, 2017. Rep Soccer Season start date: Week of April 24, 2017 to September 28,2017.* Approximately 14 league games scheduled for the weekends (no long weekend games scheduled) 2 Training practices per week – Monday, Wednesday or Thursday – days to be confirmed upon receipt of schedule.* League to be confirmed. Team selection must meet the mi...