The Israel Genealogy Research Association (IGRA) has just updated its database of the Maccabiah Games on its website. This release includes most of the athletes that participated in the 16th - 20th Maccabiah games in Israel from 2001-2017. The list of participants in 2013 and 2017 included some of the people accompanying the athletes, such as coaches and delegation members who were not competing.
There are over 1,500,000 records available in our databases. With each release we provide a variety of records to our collection.
A preview of the update is available at
Before viewing the database, please register for free on the IGRA website:
To view the database, go to the database tab on the website.
Please note, the IGRA databases are now searchable to all registrants. The search results page is also available to all registrants. Additional details regarding most databases are available only to paid IGRA members. Certain exceptions exist due to requests of the specific archives.
Elena Biegel Bazes
IGRA Publicity Chair