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MACCABI GAMES

Be a part of something that’s larger than life with the JCC Maccabi Games! This annual event allows athletes to not only compete but also express their Jewish pride.

THE 2020 MID-ATLANTIC JUNIOR + MINI MACCABI GAMES

Mini Maccabi and Jr. Maccabi are one-day tournaments for Jewish athletes, ages 9-12. Hundreds of athletes from JCCs across the mid-Atlantic will be competing at the games on May 3 in Cherry Hill, NJ.

Tryouts for basketball and soccer will be held twice this season, on Sunday, January 26 and Sunday, February 9.

Girls + Boys Mini Maccabi
Must be between the ages of 9-10 as of May 1, 2020
Basketball, 2-3pm
Soccer, 4-5pm

Girls + Boys Jr. Maccabi
Must be between the ages of 11-12 as of May 1, 2020
Basketball, 3-4pm
Soccer, 5-6pm

For more information, please contact the Fitness Center Welcome Desk, 516.484.1545 ext. 139, fitness@sjjcc.org.

For additional general information on the JCC Maccabi Games, please read below!


WHAT ARE THE JCC MACCABI GAMES?
The games offer a unique social, cultural, and life-shaping experience. They serve a larger purpose than athletic competition – they promote community involvement, teamwork, and pride in being Jewish. Participants must identify as being Jewish.

WHAT CAN I EXPECT THE DAY OF THE GAMES?
More than 1,100 athletes from JCC’s across the mid-Atlantic will be competing. Opening ceremonies begin at 8:30am with an Olympic-style parade of athletes, followed by round-robin tournaments. The day concludes around 5pm, and lunch will be provided.

WHAT SPORTS ARE OFFERED FOR MINI AND JUNIOR MACCABI?

  • Girls Basketball
  • Boys Basketball
  • Girls Soccer
  • Boys Soccer

Philip Flynn

Director of Sports + Leagues

(516) 484-1545 x133

Helping to develop SJJCC’s all-star athletes is Philip Flynn, our Director of Sports + Leagues. Philip graduated from the State University of New York College at Cortland with a Bachelor…

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