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JCC Maccabi 2023

August 6-11, 2023
Ages 12-16 years old

Join more than 300 local athletes as part of Team Fort Lauderdale for this once-in-a-lifetime experience. More than 1,500 participants from around the world will come to Fort Lauderdale to compete in athletic competition and embrace the Experiences’ Midot Values including Tikkun Olam (Repairing the World) and Amiut Yehudit (Jewish Peoplehood).

As a JCC Maccabi athlete, you will:

  • Join the rich 41-year tradition of the Games, the largest annual gathering of Jewish teens in the world
  • March in the Parade of Delegations at Opening Ceremony in front of 10,000 spectators
  • Compete in a week-long, Olympic-style sporting competition versus delegations from across the world
  • Participate in JCC Cares community service project
  • Receive Team Moise Safra Center swag including an Opening Ceremony uniform, backpack, team jerseys, shirts, trading pins, and so much more
  • Become part of the JCC Maccabi Family and build lifelong friendships


Athlete Requirements

  • Between the ages of 12-16 as of July 31, 2023 to participate 


Team Sports:

  • Boys’ Basketball (14U and 16U)
  • Girls’ Basketball (14U)
  • Boys’ Lacrosse (16U)


Individual Sports:

  • Competitive Dance
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

JCC Maccabi Interest 2023