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Maccabi Games

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The JCC Maccabi Games are a one-week, Olympic-style athletic competition that includes jewish culture and social events. Jewish teens gather from across the U.S. and around the world, forming friendships and memories that will last a lifetime.

Two girls smiling during Maccabi


The 2024 JCCA Maccabi Games will be in Detroit, Michigan July 28 – August 2.

The Maccabi Games are for athletes 13-16 years old for Detroit.

Held in conjunction with the JCC Maccabi Games, JCC Maccabi ArtsFest is a weeklong summer arts experience for Jewish teens ages 13 – 16, featuring workshops in a variety of specialties with some of the leading artists in each field and incorporating community service, social activities, and themes of Jewish heritage, community, and Israel.

Team Sports & Activities:
3v3 Basketball (boys), 5v5 Basketball (boys & girls), Baseball (boys), Dance (co-ed), Golf (co-ed), Ice Hockey (co-ed), Soccer (boys & girls), Star Reporter (co-ed), Swimming (boys & girls), Table Tennis (co-ed), Tennis (boys & girls), Volleyball (girls)

For more information, contact:

Anne Goldstein at [email protected]

An information session for the 2024 Maccabi Games will be on November 6 at 6pm at the Mayerson JCC.


The pricing for Israel will be $4,900. 
This is possible by a grant that you will be able to apply for through Root One that will take care of the rest of the trip, $3,900. 

If you have not used your Cincy Journeys grant money for high school, they will allow you to use that money for this!  That is a grant of $8,000.

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