Jr. Maccabi Games

The 2018 Jr. Maccabi Games were a great success!

Dates for the 2019 Jr. Maccabi Games will be posted soon.

About Jr. Maccabi:

A great taste of the JCC Maccabi Games for 8-12 year olds! 

The Jr. Maccabi Games is a great one day event for Jewish kids (age 8-12 as of June 10, 2018) to get a feel for the Maccabi Games and participate in an Olympic-style event with other kids from Long Beach, Orange County, and Los Angeles.  Kids choose from boys basketball, girls basketball, co-ed soccer, swimming, tennis, dance, journalism, art, start reporter or musical theater.  All sports except basketball are co-ed and will be offered in 12U and 10U competitions

Tentative Day Schedule: 

7:30am: Leave the JCC in San Diego

9-9:30am: Arrive at the Merage JCC in Orange County and Sign-in

9:30-10:30am: Practice, team building

10:45am: Opening Ceremony

11:30am-5:00pm: Competition, Artsfest workshops, lunch, JCC Cares community service project

5-5:30pm: ArtsFest Showcase

7-7:30pm: Arrive back at the JCC in San Diego


The price for the Jr. Maccabi Games includes event registration, transportation, lunch, adult supervision, Jr. Maccabi Shirt, medals, and a love for the JCC Maccabi Games!


After registering ("Add to Cart"), please contact Jason Lobenstein at jasonl@lfjcc.org or call the Teen Department at 858-362-1331 to confirm sport and details.  Deadline to register is May 7, 2018.