Maccabiah

Cole to lead GB U18's in Berlin

By Danny Caro, March 6, 2014

Jamie Cole has been appointed manager of the Maccabi Team GB U18 Boys Football Squad for the European Maccabi Games in Berlin next year.

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GB players unite in memory of Seltzer

February 25, 2014

Players from the Maccabi Great Britain team are in action this weekend in an exhibition match against SSE National League 3 side Barking RFC.

The contest is expected to be the first of an annual fixture to commemorate former Maccabi GB player Jonathan ‘Jock’ Seltzer who died of pancreatic cancer in June, 2010, aged 56.

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Edwards wins top Maccabiah award

By Danny Caro, November 22, 2013

It was a golden summer for track queen Ellie Edwards, and she has managed to maintain her winning formula by scooping the prestigious MVP Award at the 19th Maccabiah Games.

It was the perfect birthday present for Ellie, who turned 17 earlier this week, as she fought off the challenge of thousands of elite Jewish athletes from across the globe to the title of Most Valuable Participant.

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National pride is up for grabs

By Danny Caro, October 4, 2013

Mill Hill are preparing to defend their National Shul League title at JFS later this month.

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Radley joins his Czech mates

By Danny Caro, October 4, 2013

Aaron Radley expressed pride after making his debut for the Czech Republic in the 60-17 friendly defeat against Germany in Heidelberg.

A star of the Team GB squad at the last two Maccabiot in Israel, Radley qualifies to play for the Czechs as his grandmother was born in Prague and he meets the IRB player eligibility rules.

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Furman has been in a league of his own. Now for the big award ...

By Danny Caro, October 4, 2013

Anglo-Jewry’s finest sporting talent will be showcased at Maccabi GB’s biannual Sports Awards next month and I’d like to take this opportunity to pinpoint my favourites for the various accolades.

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Collins and Nathan given lead roles for EMG

By Danny Caro, September 13, 2013

Maccabi GB have appointed Daniel Collins as Head of Delegation and Joel Nathan as General Team Manager for Maccabi GB at the forthcoming European Maccabi Games in Berlin in July 2015.

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Maccabiah tales from a proud parent

By Danny Caro, August 22, 2013

Sue Gordon, the mother of Hong Kong head of delegation Daniel Gordon, relieves her experiences of the 19th Maccabiah Games in Israel.

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Maccabiah athletes did Hong Kong proud, says Gordon

By Danny Caro, August 22, 2013

Daniel Gordon has described Hong Kong’s 10-medal haul at the Maccabiah Games as a remarkable achievement.

Swimmer Ana Scherer was the delegation’s standout performer, bringing home four gold medals and two silvers.

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The non-Jewish brigade who lifted Team GB

By Danny Caro, August 19, 2013

Just over a year ago David Nash began his association as a cricket coach with Maccabi GB by promising "to bring home the bacon".

It was perhaps not the most diplomatic expression to use in the circumstances, but the sentiment was well meant and in the end proved to be correct.

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