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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.

The JCC Junior Maccabi Games

Congratulations to our Junior Maccabi Team who enjoyed great success in Cherry Hill on Sunday, May 15, 2016!  We had 14 Junior Maccabi swimmers that joined hundreds of Jewish 10-12 year olds from the Mid-Atlantic region for an amazing day of camaraderie  and sportsmanship.  We swam to lots of BEST TIMES, made some great friends, and beautifully represented our facility!  Thank you to all who participated!

We brought home 22 medals including

8 Bronze 
Alyssa Rubenstein (50 FR), Spencer Shore (50 FbR), Melissa Neglio (50 Back), Marisa Blass (100IM), Michael Levin (100 IM), Jenna Weinberg (50 BR), Michael Levin (50 BR)

10 Silver
Michael Liebermann (50 and 100 FLY), Co-ed Medley Relay (Shore, Armster, Liebermann, Neglio), Spencer Shore(100 IM), Alyssa Rubenstein (100 Free), Melissa Negio (100 Free), Ella Amster (50 Fly)

4 Gold
Michael Levin (200 IM), Melissa Neglio (50 FR), Ella Amster (100 Br and 100 IM) 

2016 Central Jersey Junior Maccabi Swimmers
Ella Amster • Marisa Blass • Sophie Braun • William Crall • Tyler Jachera • Michael Levin • Michael Liebermann • Melissa Neglio • Tyler Richter • Catherine Royzman • Alyssa Rubenstein • Spencer Shore • Rebecca Sohmer • Jenna Weinberg

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!