GB Under 16 management team unveiled

February 14, 2012

The management team for Under 16 Football at the 2013 Maccabiah Games in Israel has been announced by Maccabi GB, in partnership with UJIA.

Gavin Alexander has been appointed team manager, with Johnny Meltzer and Darren Yarlett working alongside him as assistant manager and coach respectively.


Let's do it in style, says Maccabiah football manager

By Danny Caro, February 9, 2012

David Pollock is targeting a historic treble after he was named manager of the Team GB Open football squad for next year’s Maccabiah Games in Israel.

Pollock, 52, was joint-manager of the all-conquering squad who won gold at last summer’s European Maccabi Games in Vienna and he was also part of the successful 45-plus Masters team that won the 2009 Maccabiah title.



GB football managers named for 2013 Maccabiah

February 7, 2012

The management teams for Youth, Open and both 35+ and 45+ Masters Football at the 2013 Maccabiah Games in Israel have been announced by Maccabi GB, in partnership with UJIA.

David Pollock has been appointed Open team manager, with Bobby Fisher working alongside him as coach.


GB appoint Maccabiah Futsal managers

February 3, 2012

The management teams for Junior, Youth, Open and Masters Futsal at the 2013 Maccabiah Games in Israel have been announced by Maccabi GB, in partnership with UJIA.


Maccabi GB unveils 19th Maccabiah management team

January 24, 2012

Maccabi GB have announced the Team GB Management appointments and individual Sports Chairs for the 19th Maccabiah Games in Israel in July 2013.

Head of Delegation David Kyte said: "Team GB's preparations for the 19th Maccabiah Games are well under way and these appointments create the framework of the squad.


Kyte plays down concerns over 2013 Maccabiah

By Danny Caro, October 6, 2011

Athletes should not be put off applying for the 2013 Maccabiah Games as a result of spiralling costs.

That is the view of David Kyte, the head of delegation for Team GB, after a major price increase of £1,155 per athlete from the 2009 Jewish Olympics was announced.


Maccabiah dream for Dos Santos

By James Masters, September 2, 2011

Swimmer Robert Dos Santos has set his sights on becoming a Maccabiah Games superstar following his 11-medal haul in Philadelphia.

Dos Santos claimed gold in the 200m butterfly at the JCC Games and ended up with six silvers and four bronze following an impressive performance.

The 13-year-old, who lives in Temple Fortune and attends the City of London School, showed his class to defeat boys mo


Hoddle was the cherry on the cake

By Danny Caro, September 1, 2011

I've returned just in time for the start of the JC MSFL season following two sun-soaked weeks in the Costa del Sol.

There were lots of familiar faces in and around Marbella, including Laurence Swerner, the Team GB Masters and London Maccabi Lions striker, and Team GB golfer Stephen Schindler.


Haifa edge it

August 4, 2011

Maccabi Haifa have reached the playoff round of the Champions League after edging past Slovenian champions Maribor 3-2 on aggregate on Wednesday night.

Leading 2-1 from the first leg in Israel, Idan Vered gave Haifa the perfect start in the third qualifying round match, netting a crucial away goal after 10 minutes at the Stadion Ljudski.

Captain Marcos equalised for Maribor but Haifa held on


Teenagers in medal hunt in Philadelphia

July 28, 2011

JCC Max Benaim and Libby Walker have been named as the flag-bearers for Team GB's 43-athlete squad taking part at the JCC Maccabi Games in Philadelphia next month.

Tennis starlet Benaim and swimmer Walker have been rewarded for their efforts in raising funds for the trip.