42 relations: Abram Blass, Alexandria, Basketball, Bat Galim, Ben Bril, Berlin, Chess, Cycling, Darts, David Enoch, Eduard Glass, Free City of Danzig, Haifa, Handball, Henry Mond, 2nd Baron Melchett, Israel Rokach, Judo, Lillian Copeland, London, Maccabi World Union, Maccabiah Games, Maccabiah Stadium, Mandatory Palestine, Moshe Czerniak, Motorcycle racing, Nazism, Olympic weightlifting, Prague, Rowing (sport), Siegmund Beutum, South Africa, Tel Aviv, Victor Winz, Volleyball, Warsaw, White Paper of 1939, Yosef Dobkin, Yosef Porat, 1932 Maccabiah Games, 1933 Maccabiah Games, 1936 Maccabiah Games, 1950 Maccabiah Games.
Moshe Aba Blass (born 1896, Łomża, Poland - 1971, Tel-Aviv, Israel) was a Polish-Israeli chess master.
Alexandria (or; Arabic: الإسكندرية; Egyptian Arabic: إسكندرية; Ⲁⲗⲉⲝⲁⲛⲇⲣⲓⲁ; Ⲣⲁⲕⲟⲧⲉ) is the second-largest city in Egypt and a major economic centre, extending about along the coast of the Mediterranean Sea in the north central part of the country.
Basketball is a team sport played on a rectangular court.
Bat Galim (בת גלים, lit. Daughter of the Waves) is a neighborhood of Haifa, Israel, located at the foot of Mt. Carmel on the Mediterranean coast.
Barend ("Ben") Bril (16 July 1912 – 11 September 2003) was a Dutch boxer who competed in the 1928 Amsterdam Summer Olympics in Flyweight boxing.
Berlin is the capital and the largest city of Germany, as well as one of its 16 constituent states.
Chess is a two-player strategy board game played on a chessboard, a checkered gameboard with 64 squares arranged in an 8×8 grid.
Cycling, also called bicycling or biking, is the use of bicycles for transport, recreation, exercise or sport.
Darts is a sport in which small missiles/torpedoes/arrows/darts are thrown at a circular dartboard fixed to a wall.
David Enoch (1901–1949) was an Israeli chess player.
Eduard (Esra) Glass (born 1902 - died after 1980) was an Austrian chess master.
The Free City of Danzig (Freie Stadt Danzig; Wolne Miasto Gdańsk) was a semi-autonomous city-state that existed between 1920 and 1939, consisting of the Baltic Sea port of Danzig (now Gdańsk, Poland) and nearly 200 towns and villages in the surrounding areas.
Haifa (חֵיפָה; حيفا) is the third-largest city in Israel – after Jerusalem and Tel Aviv– with a population of in.
Handball (also known as team handball, fieldball, European handball or Olympic handball) is a team sport in which two teams of seven players each (six outfield players and a goalkeeper) pass a ball using their hands with the aim of throwing it into the goal of the other team.
Henry Ludwig Mond, 2nd Baron Melchett (10 May 1898 – 22 January 1949) was a British politician, industrialist and financier.
Israel Rokach, Honorary CBE (ישראל רוקח; December 31, 1886 – September 13, 1959) was an Israeli politician, Knesset member, and second mayor of Tel Aviv from November 15, 1936 to April 13, 1953.
was created as a physical, mental and moral pedagogy in Japan, in 1882, by Jigoro Kano (嘉納治五郎).
Lillian Copeland (November 24, 1904 – July 7, 1964) was an American track and field athlete, who excelled in weight throwing.
London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
The Maccabi World Union (in some past occasions spelled Makkabi) is an international Jewish sports organisation spanning five continents and more than 50 countries, with some 400,000 members.
The Maccabiah Games (a.k.a. the World Maccabiah Games; משחקי המכביה, or משחקי המכביה העולמית; often referred to as the "Jewish Olympics"), first held in 1932, are an international Jewish and Israeli multi-sport event now held quadrennially in Israel.
The Maccabiah Stadium (אצטדיון המכביה Itztadion HaMakabiya) is a football stadium on the Yarkon River in Tel Aviv, Israel.
Mandatory Palestine (فلسطين; פָּלֶשְׂתִּינָה (א"י), where "EY" indicates "Eretz Yisrael", Land of Israel) was a geopolitical entity under British administration, carved out of Ottoman Syria after World War I. British civil administration in Palestine operated from 1920 until 1948.
Moshe Czerniak (משה צ'רניאק; 3 February 1910 – 31 August 1984) was a Polish-Israeli International Chess Master.
Motorcycle racing (also called moto racing and motorbike racing) is the motorcycle sport of racing motorcycles.
National Socialism (Nationalsozialismus), more commonly known as Nazism, is the ideology and practices associated with the Nazi Party – officially the National Socialist German Workers' Party (Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiterpartei or NSDAP) – in Nazi Germany, and of other far-right groups with similar aims.
Weightlifting, also called '''Olympic-style weightlifting''', or Olympic weightlifting, is an athletic discipline in the modern Olympic programme in which the athlete attempts a maximum-weight single lift of a barbell loaded with weight plates.
Prague (Praha, Prag) is the capital and largest city in the Czech Republic, the 14th largest city in the European Union and also the historical capital of Bohemia.
Rowing, often referred to as crew in the United States, is a sport whose origins reach back to Ancient Egyptian times.
Siegmund Beutum (8 April 1890 – 17 February 1966) was an Austrian chess master.
South Africa, officially the Republic of South Africa (RSA), is the southernmost country in Africa.
Tel Aviv (תֵּל אָבִיב,, تل أَبيب) is the second most populous city in Israel – after Jerusalem – and the most populous city in the conurbation of Gush Dan, Israel's largest metropolitan area.
Viktor (Víctor) Winz (Berlin, 31 August 1906 – date of death unknown) was a Palestine/Israeli–Argentine chess master.
Volleyball is a team sport in which two teams of six players are separated by a net.
Warsaw (Warszawa; see also other names) is the capital and largest city of Poland.
The White Paper of 1939Occasionally also known as the MacDonald White Paper (e.g. Caplan, 2015, p.117) after Malcolm MacDonald, the British Colonial Secretary who presided over its creation.
Yosef (Joseph) Dobkin (13 August 1909 – 9 April 1977) was an Israeli chess master.
Yosef Porat (יוסף פורת; 7 June 1909, Breslau, Germany – 18 May 1996, Ramot HaShavim, Israel) was a German-Israeli chess player.
The 1st Maccabiah (aka The Maccabiah and the White Horse Olympics) (המכביה הראשונה or המכביאדה) was the first edition of the Maccabiah, which was held in Mandatory Palestine from March 28 to April 2, 1932.
The 1st Winter Maccabiah (מכביית החורף הראשונה; Pierwsza zimowa Makabiada) was held in Zakopane, Poland from February 2 to 5, 1933.
The 2nd Winter Maccabiah (מכביית החורף השנייה) was the second edition of the Winter Maccabiah that took place from February 18 to 22 of 1936 in Banská Bystrica, (then Czechoslovakia).
The 3rd Maccabiah (המכביה השלישית) took place during Sukkot from September 27 to October 8, 1950.