2013 World Maccabiah Games

Upcoming Events

20th Maccabiah Games- 2017- Click HERE to apply to participate in Chess at the 2017 World Maccabiah Games

Age categories can be seen on the right!




20th Maccabiah Games

See below for Chess age categories for 2017.

Rules and Regulations

Overall Chairman: Michael Weinstein,

Juniors Chess Head Coach: David Lazarus,

Deadline to apply is October 1, 2016.

  • Open Chess, M & F
  • Juniors Chess, Born in 1999-2002, M & F

Recruitment Information

Juniors and Open Chess Teams have been selected, we are no longer accepting applications.

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