June 10, Maccabi Ukraine participated in the Global European Maccabi project Fun Run and held a large-scale sport event in the cities of Odessa, Kharkov, Kiev and Zaporozhye. The events were held under the slogan: “Healthy mind in healthy body. Live actively – think positively!” The events were dedicated to the 70th anniversary of the State of Israel. Continue reading Maccabi Ukraine – an active participant of the European Maccabi sports project
More than 60 representatives from 45 countries gathered on May 30-31 in Berlin, where the movement against racism and xenophobia in sports and public life (Fare) held a round table discussions on the participation of women – representatives of national minorities – in sports. The situation in Europe and in other countries of the world was discussed in detail.
May 24 – 29, 2018, Israel hosted the 28th Congress of Maccabi World Union (MWU). More than 400 delegates, representatives of more than fifty countries and six Confederations gathered in Kfar Maccabi to discuss the current challenges of Maccabi Movement in the modern world and the role of the Movement in Jewish life.
In the Chinese city of Veifang, the 14th World Kite-Flying Championship was held, and in Beijing – the 35th World Kite Festival. The Ukrainian team won Gold medals for the best kite. Among the awardees was a member of the Jewish community of Kamensky, Chairman of the Kamensky Union of Journalists, active member of the Maccabi Dnepro, Leonid Broitman.