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Sport is an integral part of Australian life and Australian Jewish life. For 90 years, Maccabi Victoria has been at the forefront of promoting sport, health, teamwork, leadership and fair play benefitting thousands of members of the Jewish community regardless of gender, ability or financial circumstances.

We need your support to continue providing essential equipment, training & coaching courses, fee relief for the financially disadvantaged, support of disabled players, and other programs that benefit our 23 clubs and young members of our community who might not otherwise get involved in sport.

Your tax deductible gift to the Maccabi Victoria Links for Life Appeal will make a difference.

Please click here to make your tax deductible donation.

 

Inspiration


"The way a team plays as a whole determines its success. You may have the greatest bunch of individual stars in the world, but if they don't play together, the club won't be worth a dime."
Babe Ruth
 

Congratulations to our Wonderful Volunteers and Sport Stars


Maccabi Victoria honoured its valued volunteers and the best Jewish sport stars in the state at the Maccabi Victoria Volunteer Thank You/Recognition Awards and Sports Awards

Please click the arrow for pics and all the winners

 

Celebrating Maccabi's 90th Anniversary


 

JUNIOR CARNIVAL NEWS


Team VIC Information Night - Wed 10 June 7.30pm

at the Maccabi Victoria Office, Level 1  176 Bambra Road, Caulfield South  

Find out everything you need to know about Junior Carnival.

Come and meet the Team VIC Management Team and Youth Leaders who will answer all your Junior Carnival questions

Click here for more information

 

MACCABI MEMBERS


 

Best Mates Go For Gold At 2015 Australian Gymnastic Championships


BEST mates and training partners Asher Ginsburg and Jay Rosenzweig will bring new meaning to friendly competition next week when the talented teenagers go for gold at the 2015 Australian Gymnastic Championships held at Hisense Arena.

Click the arrow for the full Australian Jewish News article

 

Our Brightest and Best Athletes Recognised


MACCABI Australia honoured the nation’s Jewish sports stars at functions held in Melbourne and Sydney earlier this week, with Jessica Fox (slalom canoe) and Steve Solomon (athletics) taking out the top gongs as most outstanding sportswoman and sportsman.

Click the arrow for the full Australian Jewish News article by Adam Blau

 

MACCABI EVENTS AT A GLANCE


Maccabi Cycling Club Championships -  31st May. 

Like previous years, we'll be running an ITT on Kew Blvd, and awarding trophies for fastest man, fastest women, fastest junior, and an assortment of age grouping as well. Full details to follow in the next couple of weeks.

This is NOT just for the super fast, it's a fun day for all members 

2015 Victorian Jewish Open for Snooker and Eightball - July

Qualifying & Round One - Thursday 9th July 2015 - 7:45pm 

Round Two & Q/Finals - Thursday 16th July 2015 - 7:45pm 
Semi Finals – Thursday 23rd July 2015 - 7:45pm 
Grand Finals – Thursday 30th July 2015 – 7:45pm 

25th Annual Victorian Jewish Open Championships for Snooker & Eightball. The championships will be a knock-out format, with all top players seeded for both Snooker & Eightball. 

Click here for Vic Open 2015 Information and Entry Form 

AJAX Football Club Gala Ball - 1 August

Gala Celebration Dinner Ball and Hall of Fame Launch

The event will attract 600 plus guests to Flemington Racecourse and will be hosted by MC, Mark Fine from SEN Radio for guests to enjoy one of the most unforgettable dinners of the football season.

Click here for the more information and to book

Snooker Club 25th Anniversary Function -  9 August

6:30pm at Armadale Bowls Club in Caulfield South.

Click here for the flyer
  

 

AROUND THE CLUBS


 

10 Years and Going Strong for All Abilities


Find out about Maccabi Victoria All Abilities' beginnings and look at how far we've come in ten years.

Click the arrow  for more information.

 

Maccabi Awards for Athletics Club Members


Congratulations to our award winners Jemima Montag and Zac Ashkanazy.

Click the arrow for Athletics results, upcoming events iand all the latest Athletics Club News

 

Calling all 12 Ė 15 year old girls interested in playing Cricket


The Maccabi AJAX Junior Cricket Club is planning on fielding a Girl's Cricket Team for the upcoming Summer Season

Click the arrow for further details.

 

Cycling Club Championships this Sunday


Want to work off that Shavuot cheesecake?

Click the arrow for more information about the Cycling Club Champs and weekend rides

 

Adam Caplan Heroics Keep Jackasí Season Alive


Ajax’s seniors snapped a three-game losing streak with a spirited come-from-behind victory against third placed Old Brighton Grammarians at Brighton Beach Oval on Saturday, reigniting their season. 

Click the arrow for the match report by Aaron Fetter

 

Ajax Football Juniors Selected for Upcoming Junior Championships


The AJAX Junior Football Club (AJFC) has achieved success with three players being selected in the South Metro Junior Football League (SMJFL) interleague teams for the upcoming AFL Victoria Metropolitan Junior Championships.

Click the arrow for more information 

 

Don Heideman Wins Golf Club One Day Event


48 players had a great day of golf at Spring Valley this week. Click the arrow for all the results

 

Book Now For Netball Club Holiday Program


 

Click the arrow for the Netball club training and match dates for the rest of the season one and to order your blanket to support the club and keep warm this winter.

 

Snooker Club News


Congratulations to Marc Fridman and Larry Eforgan for their awards last Sunday night @ the Maccabi Victoria Awards Night.

The 25th Anniversary Vic Open is not far away.

Click the arrow for the Snooker Club News

 

Special Moment for Ella Josefsburg at the A League Grand Final


One of our littlest members played an important role at the A League Grand Final between Melbourne Victory and Sydney FC.

Click the arrow to find out about Ella's special moment and more Junior Soccer Club news

 

MACCABI AUSTRALIA NEWS


 

Maccabiah Games 2017 Upper Management Appointments


Appointments for the upper management team for the 20th Maccabiah Games have been made and a strong team has been assembled.

Click the arrow for more information

 

OTHER COMMUNAL EVENTS


The Lamm Jewish Library of Australia Appeal  22 May- 4 June

 The LJLA is a precious resource for our community, and we greatly appreciate you including the attached flier about the appeal in your e-communications. Click here for more information 

Book Launch  'Solly's Girl' - Sunday 14 June

 Ros Collins, former director of the Makor Library (forerunner to the LJLA), will be launching her new book, Solly’s Girl, Sunday 14 June, 2:30pm at Beth Weizmann.

Click here for more information.

 A Life of Its Own - The Truth about Medical Marijuana – and Israel, as a World Leader in the field - Film and Discussion Sunday 21 June

Magen David Adom in conjunction with the Australian Jewish News and the Zionist Council of Victoria is presenting a film about medical marijuana and a discussion with the film maker. Attached is an image.

Click here for more information. 

 

Applications are open for Bínai Bírith Melbourne Mitvah Unitís annual Jenny Goldberg Community Services Grant.


The $2000 grant is available to young Jewish adults under the age of 35 years who are actively involved in community service and will use the grant to benefit the community.

Click the arrow for more information 

 

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