London, 22nd July 2022 | AstroPay, the online payment solution of choice for millions of users worldwide, has announced that it is sponsoring the Ukraine team who is competing in the 2022 Maccabiah Games in Tel Aviv from 12 to 26 July 2022.
The Maccabiah Games is well known as the Jewish Olympics, held every four years in Israel, and is the biggest Israeli sporting event and Jewish sports competition in the world. Ten thousand athletes from 80 countries are competing in more than 40 sports in the 21st Maccabiah scheduled this Summer.
Ukraine is represented by a delegation of 36 athletes who are competing in fencing, karate, chess, volleyball, beach volleyball, swimming and athletics. The team comprises 23 women and 13 men representing Kyiv, Kharkov, Dnipro, Odessa, Zaporozhye, Krivoy Rog, Mariupol, Khmelnitsky, Cherkasy, Lvov, and Donetsk.
Mikael Lijtenstein, CEO of AstroPay, said: “The Maccabiah Games has a very rich history and we are immensely proud to take part in the journey with the Ukrainian delegation who are competing in spite of the upheaval in their home country. I wish them all a wonderful experience in Maccabiah and I have no doubt they will make their country proud.
Founded in 2009, AstroPay is a pioneer in global payment solutions. It is the digital wallet of choice for millions of customers in Asia, Africa, Latin America, and Europe who want to make online purchases on international sites, and it also aims to help merchants access markets more easily and securely.
AstroPay has offices in the UK and Latin America, with millions of users, hundreds of merchants, and more than 200 payment methods available globally. It has extensive experience in handling the specificities of different markets, offering an efficient solution to all its customers: merchants, end users, and business partners.