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Gold class from Goldstat on the Gold Coast

Maccabiah Games hero Josh Goldstat capped off a year to remember with a gold medal on debut at the ITU World Championships on the Gold Coast.


Anticipation builds for Maccabi Carnival

Preparations for Maccabi's 36th Junior Carnival are well underway, with several hundred participants, in year 6 - 9, expected to travel to Melbourne for the week-long event from January 14 to 21.

Past and present athletes honoured

IT was a night of sombre celebration as Melbourne hosted a 20th anniversary commemoration for the 1997 Maccabiah bridge collapse before farewelling the Melbourne athletes for July’s 20th Maccabiah Games.


Mixed netball makes its mark

The fifth season of Maccabi Social Mixed Netball got underway on March 20 on a high note, with more than 200 young adults and 22 teams doing battle in 11 games.

Riley’s Hart of gold

RILEY Hart and his teammates won the Under-19 men’s team pursuit final at the 2017 National Track Cycling Championships last week and broke the Australian record.

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.

Yarden Gerbi medal judo

Bronze for judo is Israel’s first Rio Olympics medal

Yarden Gerbi became the first Israeli to medal at the Rio Olympics, bringing home a bronze in the women’s 63-kg judo competition.

Greenberg embraces tough NRL challenges

FORMER Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs chief executive Todd Greenberg took the giant leap into the head role of the National Rugby League’s (NRL) football department in July and admits it’s been a challenging step in his sports administration career.

MAI awards top sports stars

MACCABI Australia (MAI) has honoured the best Jewish sporting talent in the country at its recent AGM, which also saw a changing of the guard for the board.

Marvellous Maccabi triumphant

MACCABI’S senior hockey team won its first premiership in seven years after a tremendous 3-2 victory over Footscray in an enthralling grand final at the State Netball and Hockey Centre.