Y Montreal at the JCC Maccabi Games

Let the countdown begin! Y MONTREAL will be going to JCC Maccabi® Games this summer in Israel and Fort Lauderdale. We want you on the team!

Reach out today for more information maccabi@ymywha.com!

The JCC Maccabi Games convene over 3000 talented teenagers (ages 12-17) from across the USA, Canada, Mexico, Israel and the UK. While the competition is the focus of the event, it’s the off-field events and camaraderie, that truly make this a must have experience for any elite Jewish athlete. Learn more HERE. 

Did you know that in 2002 the Sylvan Adams YM-YWHA hosted the JCC Maccabi games? Now that we are once again participating in this Olympic-style event, our hope is that the Montreal Delegation continues to grow and that we may even once again host the games in Montreal. 


Congratulations to our 2022 Maccabi athletes for bringing home Gold Medals in Boys 14U 3×3 Basketball, Silver in Boys 14U Soccer, and Bronze in Hockey. Maccabi Montreal is already looking forward to 2023!  

Israel – July 5-25, 2023

  • Ages 14-17
  • Sports Offered: baseball, basketball, ice hockey, girls volleyball, boys and girls flag football, soccer, tennis, swimming, dance*
  • Highlights include:
    • Week-long JCC Maccabi Games in Haifa in partnership with Maccabi World Union. Olympic-style sporting events, including competitions, opening and closing ceremonies, large cultural events, and more.
    • An unforgettable 12 day tour of Israel’s most culturally, religiously, and historically significant sites.
    • Exploring Israel through a sports lens, including opportunities to meet with influential Israeli speakers, coaches, and professional athletes
    • Participating in volunteer service projects

Fort Lauderdale, FL – August 6-11, 2023

  • Ages 12-16
  • Sports Offered: baseball, basketball, ice hockey, girls volleyball, flag football, boys lacrosse, soccer, table tennis, tennis, star reporter, swimming, dance*
  • Highlights include:
    • Olympic-style sports competitions, including opening and closing ceremonies, and a tribute to the Munich 11
    • Home hospitality with local Jewish host families
    • JCC Cares community service projects
    • Hangtime programming with Israeli schlichim
    • Evening social events
  • JCC Maccabi Access is for athletes with cognitive and developmental disabilities who will be competing in their own tournament parallel to the Games athletes.

Let us know today what sport you are interested in, It may influence the final list of sports the Y Montreal team will compete in. maccabi@ymywha.com

For information contact maccabi@ymywha.com