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We are now recruiting for our 2019 delegation and are calling all artists ages 13-17 and athletes ages 13-16 (as of July 31, 2019). Join us at the largest Olympic-style sports competition and arts program for Jewish teens in the world, the JCC Maccabi Games® & ArtsFest®. Tryouts and auditions are required.
Sports may include: Baseball, Basketball, Competitive Dance, Ice hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Swimming, Table Tennis, Tennis, Volleyball and Golf.
Arts may include: Acting/improv, Culinary, Dance, Musical Theater, Rock Band, Social Media Squad (SMS), Visual Arts and Vocal Music.
For more information, contact JCC Maccabi Miami Delegation Head, Doug Buckley at 305.271.9000 x292
The JCC Maccabi Games® are an Olympic-style sporting competition held each summer in North America and one of the largest organized sports program for Jewish teens (ages 13-16) in the world. This week long, multi-sport event will feature competitions in various sports such as baseball, basketball, soccer, softball, swim, tennis, dance, and volleyball. The week of competition is enriched by a wide array of cultural and social activities.
ArtsFest® is a unique program for creative Jewish Teens (ages 13-17) with a strong interest in the arts. Every summer, ArtsFest aims to inspire participants to explore their individuality and engage passionately with their creativity through a dynamic combination of workshops with top-level Artists in Residence, performance, exhibition, community service, and social activities.
In August 2017, Miami hosted the Games for the first time since 2001. The JCC Maccabi Games® & ArtsFest® continues to grow and evolve as a world class sporting competition, artistic workshops, and travel experiences for Jewish teenagers from the United States, Canada, Israel, and throughout the Jewish world. Each summer, thousands of teens participate at host communities across North America.
CHECK OUT HIGHLIGHTS FROM THE 2017 JCC MACCABI GAMES & ARTSFEST IN MIAMI!
JCC Maccabi participants learn the value of teamwork, integrity, cultural pride and community service, while expanding an appreciation of Jewish values and building lifelong friendships.