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The Maccabi Experience is an experience of a lifetime!


The JCC Maccabi Games are weeklong Olympic-style sports events that celebrate sportsmanship, athletic competition and community service in the largest gathering of Jewish teens in North America.  Over 6,500 teens, ages 13-16 from around the world participate. 

The JCC of Central NJ  will participate in the 2016 Maccabi Games & ArtsFest in Stamford, CT from Sunday, August 7 - Friday, August 12.

We will be selecting players for a variety of sports and artists.  Athletes must be between the ages of 13-16 as of July 31.  Team selections will be made in early February, and deposits must be made by Tuesday, March 8. 
Price: $1500, Member Price: $1300 ($500 deposit is required by Tuesday, March 8, 2016 to hold your spot.  Registration fee balance is due by Friday, April 8, 2016.

The JCC Junior Maccabi Games

The Mid-Atlantic JCC Junior Maccabi Games will be held in Cherry Hill, NJ on May 15, 2016 are a great way to preview and enjoy the Maccabi Experience.  Jewish teens, ages 10-12 as of May 1, 2016, from New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware and Maryland compete.

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Price: $175, Member Price: $125
Athletes must pay in full by March 8

Volunteer coaches are needed for the Games.  Please contact Kimberly Koza if you are interested in coaching one of our teams. 

Kimberly Koza, Delegation Head: kkoza@jccnj.org
Laura Bransky, Swim Coach: barracudas@jccnj.org

Maccabi Arts Fest

Maccabi ArtsFest will also take place in Stamford, CT from Sunday, August 7 to Friday, August 12. 

2016 Arts Fest Specialties

  • Acting/Improv
  • Culinary
  • Musical Theater
  • Rock Band
  • Star Reporter
  • Visual Arts
  • Vocal Performance

Be sure to visit www.jccmaccabigames.org for updates and the full rundown!