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Maccabi News

Wishing you all a Happy Chanukah
from the
Maccabi Victoria Board and staff
On Sunday 25th November, Maccabi Victoria hosted a brunch to celebrate Maccabi Women in Sport.More than 80 people joined us at the Caulfield Pavilion to recognise the achievements and triumphs of Maccabi female athletes, coaches, officials and administrators.

We heard from trailblazers, record breakers and ambassadors to learn, discuss and celebrate how sport can help our Jewish women and girls reach a fairer future. 

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Maccabi FC Women shine at Football Victoria Presentation
Football Victoria launched its first ever leadership program for the Women In Football Network this year. Tamar Simai and Ricki Sher , two members of the Maccabi FC women’s team took part in this intensive program
Brothers medal at State Taekwondo Champs
Great results for Ashley and Oscar Vulikh recently at the Victorian Taekwondo interclub competition. The brothers were medallists in the event with Ashley winning gold and Oscar silver.
MS Maccabi National Swimathon raises over $42,000 for a great cause
The 2018 MS Maccabi National Swimathon was held recently in Melbourne, Sydney & Perth. 
The eighth annual national event raised in excess of $42,000 with over 180 participants.
Maccabi Australia New Life Members
Mazel tov to Victorians Lisa Borowick and David Grace QC who were honoured with Maccabi Australia Life Membership alongside Marc Adonis (WA) and Joan Hillman (WA) at the recent Maccabi Australia AGM
Well Deserved
Congratulations To Sam Strunin, pictured with Maccabi Victoria President Brian Swersky, receiving the Maccabi LIFE award for his outstanding contribution to Maccabi LIFE
Upcoming Events at a Glance
Junior Carnival Team Vic
Final Team meeting
Tuesday 11 December 7 – 8pm
Caulfield Park Bowls Club
Maccabi Tennis Club AGM
Wednesday 12 December
7.30pm @ the club

Maccabi Basketball CLub AGM
Thursday 13 December
7.30pm @ MacVic Office

2019 Sydney Junior Carnival
15-22 Jan 2019

2019 Pan American Games - Mexico
5-15 July 2019
Junior Carnival Team VIC Final meeting THIS TUESDAY
Tuesday 11 December @ 7pm – 8pm
Caulfield Park Bowls Club - 280 Balaclava Road, Caulfield North
Attendance is compulsory for all the participants attending Junior Carnival and at least one parent/guardian. It is an opportunity to pick up team uniforms, go through the daily schedules and see an overview of the whole event. It is also an opportunity to meet the Team Management and Youth Leaders, and have any of your questions or concerns answered.
If you have not yet come to try on a uniform for sizing, please call the office on 9563 5885 to arrange an appointment asap. 
Around the Clubs
Dolphins do Dinner
The Maccabi All Abilities basketball team, the Dolphins, recently held their annual end of year team dinner.
Great results for Maccabi athletes at The Victorian Relay Club Championships
Jackettes are back
A beautiful sunny Albert Park morning greeted the Jackettes women’s football team for an open training session in preparation for 2019.
Dan Abraham, Isi Burstin and Juzz Gabriel from the leadership group welcomed some potential new recruits before leading a light training and drills session.
It was exciting to all be together again and enjoy the spirit and passion that embodies our team.
We will be having another open training session and invite all interested women 16+ to come along and be part of the Jackettes.
Maccabi Cricket Seniors go down swinging in the rain
The Maccabi Ajax cricket club failed to fire over the weekend, losing to Monash University by 36 runs in a rain-reduced match. 
Flag for Maccabi Tennis Juniors
The Section 6 Maccabi Junior team of
Charlie Landau, Jay Landau, Lachie Zuker, Nathan Needleman and Axel Dang were triumphant in a cliff hanger
Book Now for Summer Holiday Sports Program
Its now December and the kids will be off school very soon.
What are you going to do with them in that final week of work before you go off on your family holiday?
Bring them to the Maccabi FC holiday program of course.
Fun, exercise and freedom all rolled into one.
Maccabi Tennis Club - Summer Season Round 8
Maccabi Victoria Open Water Swimming Series
The Maccabi OWS Series is for both experienced and first-time open water swimmers. All ages are welcome. Registration is free. 
Maccabi Toastmasters
NEXT MEETING: Wednesday 12 December, 2018 7.30pm
Maccabi Toastmasters encourages people of all ages and backgrounds to overcome a fear of public speaking and to become confident and accomplished speakers!
Please Help Us Preserve Maccabi Victoria's History
We are looking for people interested in helping to preserve and record the Maccabi Victoria history. Please contact Sheryl if you would like to volunteer with an interest in becoming part of an ongoing project.