Brits ready for US test

July 18, 2008

Team Great Britain have named a 38-strong squad for the 10-day Jewish Community Centres Games in Detroit, Michigan, at the beginning of August.

This will be the 14th year that GB is sending a delegation to the world’s largest event for teenage Jewish

Joint head of delegation Laurence Thorne said: “The organisation of last year’s event was impeccable. We were very proud of our team and managers and cannot wait to join in the same experience this year.”

GB squad, Football Under 14 boys: Russell Goldstein, Robert Benson, Eddy Wax, Gideon Rabstein, Ashley Diamond, Michael Kenley, Anthony Dwek, Zac Skry, Cameron Rishover. Managers: Motti Colman, Josh Colman. Under 16 Girls: Dina Cohen, Stephanie Elek, Samantha Miller, Naomi Landaw, Jo Jager, Nicole Amdurer, Rachel Goodman, Gabriella Soffer, Sophie Lawrence, Emma Altmann-Richer. Managers: Daniel Hodes, Max Fieldgrass. Golf: Ben Cherkas, Jamie Golten. Manager: Kelly Binstock. Swimming: Josh Gaventa, Adam Klinger, Esther Wright, Josh Bekhor. Manager: Alexis Williams. Table Tennis: Benjamin Graff, Adam Belchak, Jonathan Khedair, Yoni Smith, Hannah Kingsley, Jeremy Hasson. Manager: Rob Tomback. Tennis: Boaz Goldwater, Liron Vellerman. Manager; Mark Gibbor. Track and Field: Talytha Coutts, Jemma Lawrence, Phillip Benson, James Levy, Avi Fogelman. Manager: Esther Collins. Heads of delegation: Laurence and Mandy Thorne.

Last updated: 12:09pm, July 17 2008