Winning mentality can inspire Team GB, says Rackind

March 24, 2016

Robert Rackind has been appointed chairperson for Team GB’s Squash teams for the 20th Maccabiah Games.

Rackind has won gold at the Maccabiah both as a player and a manager and he is confident his experiences of the Games will lift the squad to new heights.

"Competing for my country at the Maccabiah was one of the greatest experiences of my life,” said Rackind.


Collins praises Team Maccabi GB's golden generation

By Danny Caro, August 6, 2015

Daniel Collins saluted Team Maccabi GB’s golden wonders as the delegation returned from Berlin with a record 101-medal haul – their largest ever at the European Maccabi Games.

Prior to the 14th European Maccabi Games, Head of Delegation Collins told the JC that he had no specific medal


European Maccabi Games - Sunday update from Berlin

By Danny Caro, August 2, 2015

Team Maccabi GB return to action on Sunday, with several athletes and teams going for gold at the European Maccabi Games in Berlin. Highlights saw Sam Cohen win silver in the Ladies Singles Tennis final, the U16 and 18 Futsal teams in action, while the Open Football squad were beaten in the semi-finals against Germany.


European Maccabi Games - Day 4 review from Berlin

By Danny Caro, July 31, 2015

Team Maccabi GB won another sackload of medals, with the swimmers and ten pin bowlers coming up trumps. There were also good wins in the tennis, football and some exciting futsal matches, with the delegation on course for more medals when the action resumes on Sunday.



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.


Team Maccabi GB squash players complete preparations for EMG

July 21, 2015

Team Maccabi GB’s squash players continued their preparations for next week's European Maccabi Games in Berlin with a pair of victories over strong opposition.


Crawcour 'aiming high' in Berlin

April 14, 2015

Matt Crawcour says Team Maccabi GB are setting their sights high ahead of the European Maccabi Games 2015 in Berlin.

TMGB will send athletes in the Open and Masters categories, led by player-manager Crawcour, a former EMG gold medallist.


Poleshchuk powers to PSA title

March 2, 2015

Daniel Poleshchuk became the first Israeli to win an international PSA recognised tournament after lifting the title in Herzliya.

Having been eliminated at the first-round stage last year, Poleshchuk, an ex-Millfield scholar, demonstrated a dramatic improvement in a high-class 18-man field.


Poleshcuk loses his way on home soil

March 7, 2014

Israeli champion Daniel Poleshchuk was eliminated in the opening round of the Global Relocations Israel Open Tournament.

A high-class field featuring 16 players from 11 countries converged on Ra’anana Squash Centre for the first-ever PSA-recognised tournament in the country.


Poleshchuk to fly the flag for Israel

February 14, 2014

Daniel Poleshchuk will be the star attraction when Ra’anana Squash Centre hosts Israel’s first international squash tournament later this month.

Poleshchuk, 18, will spearhead the challenge of the Israel team in an event held under the auspices of the Professional Squash Association, and organised by the Israel Squash Rackets Association.