Monthly Archives: October 2015

Maccabi Zaporozhye on weekdays and holidays

Maccabi Zaporozhye regional organization is actively working under the direction of Victoria Dyakova. The work takes place in close contact and cooperation with the local sports organizations, as a result of which the life of the Jewish community of the region became more rich and diverse. The activities attract children and other members of the community, regardless of age.9190Ees_s0E Continue reading Maccabi Zaporozhye on weekdays and holidays

High holidays in Maccabi Ukraine

Local organizations of Maccabi Ukraine celebrated the Jewish holidays in a number of sports and educational activities.P1080453 (2)-1

September 20, 2015 Odessa hosted the Maccabi Ukraine Futsal Cup. The competition was attended by teams of Jewish communities and organizations of Odessa – FC “Maccabi Odessa”, “Tikva”, “Hillel”, “Beitar”, “Emanuel” and “MACCABI Masters.”P1080224 (2)

The organizer of the competition – Maccabi Odessa  thanks the Israeli Cultural Center in Odessa at the Embassy of the State of Israel in Ukraine, the “Emanuel” community and Hillel Sports Park for their support. JAFI branch in Odessa also helped in organizing and conducting of the tournament.

The Football team of the Jewish community of Mariupol, led by coach Boris Dansker, has won the “silver” in the city intercommunal championship. The Football team that has a proud name “Maccabi” has participated previously in such competitions, but only this season they have managed to climb to the second place in the standings.^A0F966B90C37254BC497F43472C3ADDEB022E4AD6C44ED94D4^pimgpsh_fullsize_distrThe leader of the Jewish youth of Mariupol Alice Rostovtseva: “We were  excitedly and loudly supported our team, experiencing every moment of every game. We were extremely happy when honors were awarded to the captain of our team Oleg Pliner. “

Participants of sports tournaments took an active part in the celebrations of their communities.