All posts tagged Maccabi Victoria

Brilliance at Mount Buller

CONTRASTING conditions last Monday and Tuesday on the slopes of Mt Buller ski resort made for an intriguing 2019 chapter in the almost three-decade history of the Maccabi Snow Sports tournament and the Australian Jewish Inter-School Snow Sports Championships.

Shabbat forfeit crisis averted

A POTENTIALLY damaging own goal to the spirit of inter-club women's football was averted late on Tuesday, when successful high level negotiations reversed a forced forfeit by Maccabi Caulfield  Women's FC team, who were unable to play their latest scheduled State League 1 Southeast match due to it coinciding with Shabbat. 

Finals success for Maccabi tennis

MACCABI Victoria Tennis Club fielded three teams in the Moorabbin District junior Saturday morning winter competition grand finals last weekend, and one team in the Bayside Regional junior Sunday morning grand final.

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.