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Maccabi News
A mighty finish in Mexico City
IN a powerhouse final week of the 2019 Pan American Maccabi Games in Mexico City, the Australian team earned another 13 gold medals to take their golden tally to 16, and their overall medal count to 50.
This amazing combined effort helped the Aussies come fourth out of the 21 competing nations. Here are some green and gold highlights.
Click here for the Australian Jewish News article
We need your help
Please join our Maccabi campaign
Sunday 18 August - Monday 19 August
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2nd Team VIC Junior Carnival
Information Night
Monday 12 August
Watch this space for more details
Registrations Now Open for Perth Junior Carnival 2020
Any queries call the MacVic office ph:9563 5885 or email
Women in Sport
Women’s Social Basketball
Women in Sport ran their first Women’s Social Basketball session last week. It was a huge success with 16 women joining in the basketball fun. If you’d like to join us, sessions will be running every Wednesday night 8.30pm.
Email Simone for further information. 
Women’s Catchball
 The first Catchball session in Victoria (and maybe in Australia?) took place on Monday night. It was a great success, with 22 enthusiastic participants enjoying the activity. If you would like to join Women's Social Catchball at Maccabi please email Simone ( for further information. 
Henry Jolson Pathways Program Update
Sport Sessions at Jewish Schools through the Pathways program
This term Maccabi Victoria is delivering more sport programs at Jewish schools through the Henry Jolson Pathways Program.
The first Futsal session for Bialik College year 7 students took place last Friday.
A Golf program for year 9 Bialik students started on the same day.
Maccabi continues to provide coaching for the King David School: Netball for year 7 students, Futsal for year 8-9 students.
Additional sport programs for other Jewish schools, with the Pathways Program support, are currently being organised.
Marc Fridman Finds Form at the U21 World Snooker Championships
FOR young snooker players there is no bigger stage than the IBSF U21 Snooker World Championships, and Australian representative Marc Fridman had the thrill of competing in the 2019 edition earlier this month in Qingdao, China.
Please click here for the Australian Jewish News article by Shane Desiatnik
2019 Maccabi Snow Sports @ Mt Buller
Sunday 28th - Monday 29th July
Contact Auscamp for Information, Bookings and Costs or call (03) 9497 2899
Women's Social Basketball

Join in the fun
Click here  to register your interes
Women's Social Catchball
Free Sessions
Monday 29 July . For registration and enquiries please contact  Martin Jona
Upcoming Events at a Glance
Victoria Jewish Snooker Open Championship Final
25 July

2019 Maccabi Snow Sports
@ Mt Buller
Sunday 28th - Monday 29th July

Lawn Bowls Carnival
11-16 August 2019
Mermaid Beach QLD

Maccabi Victoria Charidy Campaign
18-19 August
Maccabi Tennis Club and Victorian Jewish Tennis Championships
31 August 31/ 1 September 1
and September 7/8 

25 August 12pm - 7pm

2019 Victoria Jewish Eightball Open Championships
5 and 12 September

Victoria Maccabi Snooker & Eightball Club 29th Annual Presentation Night 2019
5th December 2019 

2020 Perth Junior Carnival
21-27 January
Around the Clubs
Girls Come and Try Cricket
The Maccabi Ajax Junior Cricket Club are holding a Come and Try Cricket morning for girls aged 9 - 16 on August 18 at 8:30 AM at Cricket Victoria's Indoor Training Facility
at CitiPower Centre
Lakeside Drive Albert Park.  
The session will go for 1 hour, and has a bunch of stations and drills to introduce the girls to all aspects of cricket.
We will also be signing up girls for 10 and under Junior Blasters and the 13 and under and 16 and under teams.
Queries and expressions of interest to be sent to:
Joel Rembach or
Veronica Goldring
Registrations Open for 2019 Maccabi Tennis Club and Victorian Jewish Tennis Championships
To be played on August 31/September 1 and September 7/8. All Jewish tennis players, male and female, are invited to enter.  Joel Rabinov is Tournament Director. Click here to register 

Tennis Club Round 11 Winter
Click here for the latest results
Maccabi FC – 41 years on and still going strong!

And now we are looking forward to the next stage of successful Football for our community!
We are extremely proud of what the club has achieved in the last few years and can’t wait to see what the future brings.
Click here for a snapshot of the milestones that have been reached and how you can get involved
Maccabi FC Junior Futsal over summer
Summer Junior Futsal program from Sept 2019 – March 2020 (breaks in Dec/Jan).
Dates to be confirmed
  • Boys and Girls are welcome
  • Planned age groups are U10, U12, U14, U16
  • Two sessions planned, 1 training night, 1 game night
  • The nights will be on Tuesday and Thursday
  • Games are likely to be played at GESAC. Training venue TBA
  • Teams will be graded for competition
  • Price for approx 40 sessions $350.00 per player
  • Non Maccabi FC members are welcome along with current members
 Registrations will open within the next month.
For further information or questions email Martin
AJAX Junior Footy Wrap
Round 11 was played out in glorious Winter sun. 10 teams playing for premiership points secured good wins. With four rounds to be played, we have 9 teams still in finals contention. 
Click here for Weekly Wrap
A determined effort from a young AJAX men’s footy team in an important Premier C round 12 fixture at Gary Smorgon Oval last Saturday was rewarded when they upset third-placed Old Mentonians 1
Click here for Weekly Wrap
Athletics Club News
During the week Steve Solomon wins the Pacific Games 400m title
Jemima Montag won a silver medal for Australia in the 20K race walk event at the World University Games in Naples recently and also winning gold as part of the 20K race walk team.
Click here for the Athletics Club News
2019 - What A Great Year for Lawn Bowls
The 50 th year since the birth of Ajax Lawn Bowls (Ajax Maccabi Lawn Bowls)


We Will Be Hosting The Mid Year Bowls Carnival On The Gold Coast