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TEAM GB READY FOR A CHILE END TO 2015 AT THE PAN AMERICAN MACCABI GAMES

Maccabi GB, in partnership with UJIA and the Jewish Chronicle, waves off its Great British Delegation this week as Team GB travels to Santiago, Chile, to take part in the Pan American Maccabi Games 2015.

Also known as the ‘Pan Am Games’ the event will see 20 countries competing in 16 sports, across a number of age groups, from 28th December 2015 to 4th January 2016. Amongst these will be Team GB’s 28-person Delegation, led by Maccabi GB President, Michael Ziff, as Head of Delegation. The majority of the Squad is made up of the Masters Football team, which is being overseen by Perry Yam (Manager) and Clive Nathan (Assistant Manager). The remaining athletes are both Open Tennis players, Samantha Cohen and Gregory Bernstein.

Team GB Pan American Maccabi Games 2015 Delegation is as follows:

 

Head of Delegation: Michael Ziff

 

Masters Football


Player/Manager: Perry Yam

Assistant Managers: Clive Nathan

Coaches: David Barnett, Hamzah Collins

Assistant Coach: Oliver Yam

 

Michael Abraham

Laurence Beck

Richard Buxton

Ashley Davidson

Darren Dryer

Jonathan Feldman

Charles Glaskie

Daniel Jacobs

Peter Lazard

Bradley Lazarus

Darryl Lazarus

Clive Nathan

Joel Nathan

Russell Rich

Mark Rose

Richard Sacks

Danny Schweiger

Philip Small

Laurence Swerner

Nick Yardley

Bryan Weintraub

 

Open Tennis

Gregory Bernstein

Samantha Cohen

 

Also joining the athletes will be a dedicated party of supporters who have travelled to Chile to cheer on our Great British athletes.

The Pan-American Maccabi Games sees its 12th edition this year. It is held every four years and welcomes Maccabi Territorial Organisations (TO’s) from the Americas. In addition, guest Delegations from around the world are also invited to compete including Australia, South Africa, Great Britain and Israel.

You can keep up-to-date with the latest Team GB news by visiting www.jmpchile2015.cl or following us on Facebook (/teammaccabigb) or Twitter (@TeamMaccabiGB)

TEAM GB READY FOR A CHILE END TO 2015 AT THE PAN AMERICAN MACCABI GAMES
Members of Team GB's Pan American Games 2015 Masters Football Team with their coaches.jpg
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