Ignite Maccabi will officially light the torch for the 2019 Maccabi Games in Atlanta, setting one of the world’s largest international sporting events into motion at the Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta. Officially opening the shimmering sporting spectacle in Atlanta, Ignite Maccabi will feature entertainment for every member of every Atlantan family.
Launching the 2019 Maccabi Games across the entire Atlanta with food, music and friendship will set the tone for the full festival in August. During Ignite Maccabi, the MJCCA will host Atlanta’s beloved professional and collegiate sports organizations, local food trucks, and unforgettable games and activities. Ignite Maccabi will feature various inflatable and interactive elements developed for all ages with music and the evening will be highlighted by the official lighting of the Maccabi Games torch.
Bringing the Atlanta Jewish Community together with the overarching local and international community, the 2019 Maccabi Games will call Atlanta home for just the second time in the history of the competition. More than 1,600 participants, ranging from 12-16-years-old will compete and participate in 13 different events. Notable alumni include Mark Spitz (Olympic Gold Medalist swimmer), Larry Brown (Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Famer) and Jeff Agoos (National Soccer Hall of Famer).+ More... - Less...
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