Sports

Reminder to Join the B’nai Brith Flag Football Tournament!

July 24, 2018 By Dana Fields Senior Writer/Researcher B’nai Brith Canada The first-ever B’nai Brith Canada Flag Football Tournament is shaping up to be a resounding success! Taking place on Sunday, Aug. 12 at Ron Watson Park, spots are filling up fast. With one week to go before registration closes, submit your team now so you don’t miss out! For …

Reminder to Join the B’nai Brith Flag Football Tournament! Read More »

Ontario Federation of School Athletic Associations Schedule Playoffs During Jewish Holidays – Again

March 29, 2017 By David Grossman Special to B’nai Brith Canada Sometimes things change for the better – but, then again, sometimes things never change. The Ontario Federation of Schools Athletic Association (OFSAA), an organization that has received financial assistance from the Ontario Government since 1952, continues to boast about its effectiveness in getting students …

Ontario Federation of School Athletic Associations Schedule Playoffs During Jewish Holidays – Again Read More »

B’nai Brith Goes Bowling in Montreal and Winnipeg

By Tevy Pilc Staff Writer/Researcher B’nai Brith Canada Bowling has long been one of the signature pastimes of B’nai Brith Canada members and volunteers. Over the past few weekends, this trend was on full display in the cities of Montreal and Winnipeg. The 101st annual Winnipeg Tenpin Bowling Association (WTBA) Tournament kicked off Sunday, Jan. …

B’nai Brith Goes Bowling in Montreal and Winnipeg Read More »

Hamilton Gets Ready for 66th Annual B’nai Brith Sports Celebrity Dinner

On Monday, Jan. 30, 2017, B’nai Brith Hamilton will host the 66th Annual B’nai Brith Hamilton Sports Celebrity Dinner, Hamilton’s most anticipated annual fundraising event, at the Hamilton Convention Centre. Reception starts at 5 p.m., while dinner begins at 6 p.m. For tickets, click here. This year’s event will feature a star-studded lineup that includes TSN …

Hamilton Gets Ready for 66th Annual B’nai Brith Sports Celebrity Dinner Read More »

A Success Story in the Making — B’nai Brith Women’s Basketball League

By David Grossman Special to B’nai Brith It’s game day. Not your typical sports escapade when people flock to the television, while others grab the refreshments to check out scores, wins and what team grabs professional sports bragging rights. Instead, this game is for Jewish women of all ages, who gather at a North Toronto …

A Success Story in the Making — B’nai Brith Women’s Basketball League Read More »

Jewish Olympic Athletes We Shepped Nachas For in Rio

By Reut Cohen B’nai Brith Canada Nearly 1,000 medals were awarded in the Olympic Games, which concluded Sunday night. Here’s a look back at the accomplishments and important stories of Jewish athletes who participated in the Olympics in Rio. Aly Raisman: U.S. gymnast Raisman tops the list for her stellar achievements in Rio. This year, Raisman won …

Jewish Olympic Athletes We Shepped Nachas For in Rio Read More »