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EMG2015 // Fact Sheet


Competing in Sports – United at Heart


July 27th – August 5th 2015

2.300 participants from

36 countries in Germany’s capital

Competitions in 19 sports

Main venue: Olympiapark Berlin

70 years after the Shoa

50 years of diplomatic relations between Germany and Israel

50 years since the re-founding of Makkabi Deutschland e.V.

The Olympic Maccabi Village: Estrel Hotel & Convention Center


Event highlights:

  • Opening Ceremony at the “Waldbühne” in Berlin
  • Concert „Music for Goals“
  • „Let’s Play Together“ with the DFB-All-Stars, Alba Berlin and Makkabi Tel-Aviv Basketball Club
  • Players Party
  • Ambassadors’ Night
  • Closing Ceremony


High-level support:

  • Patronage: Federal President Dr. h.c. Joachim Gauck
  • Federal Chancellery
  • Federal Ministry of the Interior
  • Federal Foreign Office
  • Central Council of Jews in Germany
  • Berlin Senate Department
  • Landessportbund Berlin
  • German Olympic Sports Conferderation
  • German Football Association (DFB)


Download the Fact Sheet in English

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