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Julie Tucker

In 2013 Julie Tucker was forwarded an email by her boss from a local doctor of, “seeking Jewish athletic trainers” to volunteer at the 19th World Maccabiah Games in Israel. After doing some research on Maccabi USA, Julie decided that this opportunity would allow her to gain international experience and “work with a variety of doctors and other athletic trainers throughout the country.” With this in mind, and a personal desire to take her first trip to Israel, Julie applied to join the medical te

Death Announcements

Stanley Kleckner – 1989-1993, 2005-2009 Maccabiah Games, 1995, 2007 Pan Am Games – passed away on May 31, 2018. He was an avid sports fan and member of multiple Masters + Grand Masters Tennis Teams. He is survived by his three daughters, grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.Roy Chernock – 1973-1977 Maccabiah Games – passed away on September 4, 2018. He was an avid golfer and served as Head Track and Field Coach for the Maccabiah Games. He was named to the Oceanside High School Hall of Fame