Jewish Journal

Brian Schiff

  • Phoenix of the Games

    August 2, 2001 | 8:00 pm

    A month ago the hopes, dreams, spirit and hard work of an immeasurable number of Jewish athletes, coaches and support personnel from around the world appeared to be going to waste. Due to the unrest in the Middle East, the 16th World Maccabiah Games were in jeopardy.

    But as the week...

  • Maccabi Magic In Mexico

    July 29, 1999 | 8:00 pm

    The Pan Am Maccabi Games are a 12-day Olympic-style athletic and cultural festival for Jewish athletes from around the world. The Ninth Annual games, held earlier this month in Mexico City, featured more that 2,500 athletes from 15 countries including the United States, Canada,...