21st Maccabiah Masters Ice Hockey Evaluation Weekend

Start Date:
Friday, September 10, 2021
End Date:
Sunday, September 12, 2021
John A. Ryan Skating Arena
1 Paramount Place
Watertown, MA 02472
United States

Dear Masters Ice Hockey Athletes,

Maccabi USA is pleased to offer an additional evaluation weekend to all of the Masters Ice Hockey applicants.  Masters Men aged 40+ (1982 or earlier) are eligible to participate in the evaluation. As you know, participation on a Maccabi USA team is a special opportunity for you to represent your country in the most competitive and prestigious Jewish sporting event in the world.  Being selected for this team is highly competitive.

The required financial commitment amounts for USA Team members can be found here.

Those who attended the Philadelphia tryout back in June are not required to attend the evaluation, but are more than welcome to if they so choose.  You will need to pay the tryout registration fee listed below.

The evaluation will be held in Watertown, MA on Septermber 10-12, 2021. Please complete this registration with $136 payment to guarantee your spot at the evaluation. Registration fee includes, but are not limited to:

  • Ice rink rental and time
  • Jersey
  • Insurance 
  • Referees 
  • Not included is lodging, transportation, and main meals

Maccabi USA Medical Advisory Committee has provided guidelines aligned with the recommendations of the CDC, state and local health departments. We are committed to sharing honest and ongoing communication. As we get additional clarity on policies and procedures as the tryout gets closer, we will continue to communicate updated information to you.

Special Information:

  • All athletes must identify of the Jewish faith
  • If you observe Kashrut, please indicate so when registering*
  • Airports – Boston Logan International Airport (20 minutes away) 
  • Hotel block information can be found in the confirmation email after submitting this registration
*Please note that all athletes who observe Shabbat will skate on Sunday, September 12, 2021 and will receive full and equal evaluation and consideration for the team.

We look forward to your participation in the tryouts, and hopefully, in the Games. The experience in Israel is sure to be spectacular. Please feel free to contact us with any additional questions.


Josh Petersohn, Masters Ice Hockey Head Coach

Steven Cohen (

Phil Pulley (

Devra Schorr (

Overall Ice Hockey Co-Chairs

21st Maccabiah Games Maccabi USA Ice Hockey Organizing Committee

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