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
Girls + Boys Jr. Maccabi
Must be between the ages of 11-12 as of May 1, 2020
For more information, please contact the Fitness Center Welcome Desk, 516.484.1545 ext. 139, firstname.lastname@example.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