Maccabiah

Dan Jacobs to lead GB Men's 35+ football team at Maccabiah Games

February 4, 2016

Dan Jacobs admits he is looking to repeat the podium finish he guided the Team GB Masters 35+ Men’s Football after being appointed manager of the squad competing at the 20th Maccabiah Games in 2017.

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Joseph to lead Team GB tennis medal charge at 20th Maccabiah

January 29, 2016

Stephen Joseph has spoken of his excitement after being appointed Team GB Tennis Chair for the 20th Maccabiah Games in Israel in 2017.

Joseph has played for a number of clubs before becoming a member of the David Lloyd Bushey Club for close to 25 years. During his time with Bushey, he has competed in both the Men’s and Mixed Doubles teams, often as Captain.

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Ash was a smash at the worlds

By Darren Witcoop, January 28, 2016

ASHLEY Stokes had mixed emotions after a career-best finish at the ping pong World Championship.

Stokes won three matches before bowing out at the last 16 stage to Russian two-time winner Maxim Shmyrev at Alexandra Palace.

Burnt-Oak based Stokes, 26, eclipsed his previous best in the annual tournament won by defending champion Andrew Baggaley, who pocketed the £13,200 top prize.

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Diamond to chair Team GB Golf at 2017 Maccabiah Games

January 27, 2016

Samantha Diamond has spoken of her delight after being selected to Chair Team GB Golf for the 20th Maccabiah Games in Israel in 2017.

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Maccabi GB on look-out for Junior girl footballers for 2017 Maccabiah

January 26, 2016

The search to find players to make up a Junior Girls football team to the 20th Maccabiah Games in 2017 has begun in earnest.

Maccabi GB has taken immediate action to ensure that Great Britain has a stronger chance of competing by holding an open football training session for young, female footballers within the community.

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Landesberg to manage Open Football squad at 20th Maccabiah Games

January 13, 2016

Andy Landesberg will manage the Team GB Open Football squad at the 20th Maccabiah Games next summer in Israel.

Landesberg, who led the Open Futsal side to gold at the European Maccabi Games 2015 in Berlin, is the first manager to be named in the build-up to the 2017 Games, which are also known as the ‘Jewish Olympics’.

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Nathan and Horne looking for new stars for Maccabiah 2017

November 2, 2015

Joel Nathan is confident Team Maccabi GB can build on their success at the European Maccabi Games by pushing for honours at the 2017 Maccabiah Games in Israel.

Nathan’s appointment as General Team Manager comes as applications open for all athletes who want to represent Great Britain across a number of sporting disciplines.

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Berlin bonanza will be a whole new ball game, says Collins

By Danny Caro, July 23, 2015

Daniel Collins leads his Team Maccabi GB stars to Berlin this week declaring “win medals at the European Maccabi Games and change your lives forever”.

The GB Head of Delegation says there is an overriding feeling of excitement ahead of the largest ever gathering of Jewish athletes in Germany.

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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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