All posts tagged Maccabi Victoria

Jewish stars rise on national stage

VICTORIAN teenage sprint sensation Ori Drabkin and Olympian Steven Solomon led the way for a talent-laden Jewish contingent at the 2019 Australian Track and Field Championships held at Sydney Olympic Park over the past week. 

Senior women run riot on state cup debut

Maccabi FC Caulfield – Women's have reached the last 32 of the Nike FC Cup in their inaugural campaign after thrashing Moreland Eagles FC 10-1 in the second round of the women's state knockout cup last Sunday night.

Much-loved Josh mourned

TRIBUTES have been received from far and wide following the sudden passing of much-loved community member, Josh Ferenbach on Monday.

Hamilton earns dream Bulldogs debut

One week ago, Toni Hamilton was “absolutely devastated” when she found out that she didn’t make the Western Bulldogs’ squad for the 2018 VFLW season. She later received an unexpected text message that confirmed her childhood dream would on Sunday become a reality.

Maccabi Australia, NSW and VIC award winners

Jewish sport was the winner when the recipients of the Maccabi Australia, NSW and Victoria Awards were named last week.

All Abilities wins Aus Day award

MACCABI Victoria All Abilities has been recognised as the Community Group of the Year by Glen Eira Council at their Australia Day Breakfast Awards.

Young athletes to remember Shoah victims

To commemorate Yom Hashoah, the Jewish Holocaust Centre is partnering with Maccabi Victoria to honour those who lost their lives to the Nazi genocide.

Maccabi Victoria honours best of 2015

Paralympic table tennis player Barak Mizrachi was named outstanding Jewish sportsman of the year at the annual Maccabi Victoria Awards night, held in Melbourne on Sunday night (May 15).

‘Damning’ report off limits to victims

VICTIMS of convicted sex offender and former Maccabi Victoria mentor Shannon Francis have criticised Jewish sport’s roof body for a lack of transparency over a recent report it commissioned into the scandal and say a key figure, still in a position of power with the organisation, remains steadfastly unrepentant.

Macc-ademy to tip off in 2015

MACCABI Basketball Club is looking to the future, with the unveiling of a Big V Youth League team for the 2015 season, headed by 2006 NBL coach of the year and four-time NBL winner, Al