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EMG2015 // NEWS

The Maccabi Games are more human than the World Cup

Posted 03.01.2015 // 11:45 h

Sarah Poewe and Rebecca Landshut are both Jewish – and top athletes. They will both participate in the European Maccabi Games 2015 in Berlin. The EMG will take place in Germany for the first time: in Berlin, in the venue of the Nazis’ Olympic Games in 1936.

By Martin Krauss

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2015 shall be the year of the winners

Posted 31.12.2014 // 12:49 h

Berlin loves sports – also in 2015. Several football teams of Berlin compete against each other. Furthermore, there are highlights like the Champions League final or the ISTAF, both taking place in the Olympic Park, just like the EMG2015.

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Not from the victim’s perspective

Posted 30.12.2014 // 15:04 h

The European Maccabi Games 2015 will take place in Berlin in summer. The Maccabi movement wants to show itself as a part of the society.

By Ronny Blaschke

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Cindi Rose Wylie to Coach U.S. Team at 2015 European Maccabi Games

Posted 29.12.2014 // 11:24 h

Cindi Rose Wylie from Georgetown, MA, has been appointed Team Trainer for the U.S. Dressage Team that compete at the 2015 European Maccabi Games for Jewish athletes, which will take place in Berlin, Germany in July 2015.

Read more at Eurodressage or at The Chronicle of the Horse

Of course in Germany

Posted 27.12.2014 // 11:10 h

Alon Meyer organizes the European Maccabi Games 2015: Jewish sports competitions taking place in the Olympic Park, which was built by the Nazis. This can be a sign of the naturalness of Jewish life in Germany – when everything passes off peacefully.

By Ronny Blaschke

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A Very Political Matter

Posted 23.12.2014 // 12:39 h

On July 27, the 14th European Maccabi Games will begin at the Olympic Park Berlin – the first time in Germany. Alon Meyer knows how they should be: “We don’t want competitions taking place without the people noticing, we want to open up.” Meyer wants to show that Jews are a self-evident part of Germany.

By Ronny Blaschke

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Berlin 2015 – a year of top-class sports and exciting art

Posted 19.12.2014 // 11:54 h

2015 will be a year for sport and culture in Berlin. The city will host many international sporting events, with the highlight being the UEFA Champions League football final at Berlin’s Olympic Stadium. Culture lovers will be treated to quality exhibitions exploring different periods of cultural history from the Renaissance to the 20th century.

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Rebecca Landshut talks about the EMG

Posted 17.12.2014 // 18:44 h

Rebecca Landshut, former German hockey international, talks about the EMG2015.

Read the interview

The EMG2015 in the Simantov newsletter

Posted 11.12.2014 // 13:59 h

You can find the European Maccabi Games 2015 in the Simantov Newsletter

That’s how it looks

11 top sporting events 2015

Posted 11.12.2014 // 13:29 h

The EMG2015 are among the 11 top sporting events 2015!

By Anja Seugling

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