Sport

Athletes ready for Maccabi junior carnival

EXCITEMENT is building for the 2017 Maccabi Australia Junior Carnival, which begins this Sunday in Perth.

Jews shine on national Futsal stage

JEWISH talent was on show at the 2017 Futsal National Championships held in Sydney last week, with five players representing three NSW teams that made grand finals.

Klinger in scorching form

Michael Klinger’s ability to stay cool as a cucumber in the pressure cooker atmosphere of the BBL has helped the Perth Scorchers into second place.

MAI’s new board members

Julian Dunne, Daniel Parasol and Dean Rzechta were elected to the national board of Australia’s largest Jewish sporting organisation at the MAI annual general meeting late last month.

Melbourne hosts Israeli champions

FOUR Israeli windsurfers are in Melbourne competing at the Sailing World Cup Final.

Huge coup for AJAX and Maccabi Victoria

IT is being touted as the biggest coup in Maccabi Australia history. AFL premiership-winning coach Mark Williams has been announced as the director of coaching and development for Maccabi Victoria.

Werner aims to emulate Cool Runnings

TAKE a deep breath and strap yourselves in for a thrilling ride, because Ashleigh Werner is set to become Australian Jewry's answer to Cool Runnings.

New Maccabi table tennis club in full swing

AFTER several years of hibernation, Maccabi Table Tennis Club is back in Bondi Junction and building nicely towards a new era of social and competitive play.

Kaufman not giving up on his AFL dream

The average career of an AFL player is six years. Gold Coast Suns International Scholarship player Brandon Kaufman’s time on an AFL list was over after 138 days.

New champion lifts the bar

A NEW champion was crowned when Daniel Katz won the Australian National Weightlifting Championships for competitors under 77 kilograms in Brisbane late last month.