March 25, on the eve of Pessach, the Spring Championship of Rapid Chess among students of Jewish schools was held by Maccabi Odessa. Continue reading Tournament for young Chess players in Odessa
A year has passed and in a few days, we will be seated at the Seder table, with our family and friends, telling the story of the exodus from Egypt and how twelve nomad tribes had been molded into one people – the Jewish People. It was more than 3000 years ago and yet every Jew in the world knows the story of this exodus and we all read it in the Haggadah every year. Continue reading PASSOVER 5775 MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT OF MACCABI WORLD UNION
March 9th 2015 in the “Menorah” center in Dnepropetrovsk a big sporting event was organized by the Dnepropetrovsk Jewish community, jointly with the Dnepropetrovsk branch of JAFI, with the support of Maccabi Ukraine and United Jewish Community of Ukraine. 70 participants took part in competitions in two sports – Table Tennis and Active Chess.
Holiday on Ice
Winter swimming is very popular in Kharkov. The public association “Saltovsky Walruses” is one of the leading in this sport. A significant number of Maccabi Kharkov members, maintaining a healthy lifestyle, are included in the community of fans of extreme sports.