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Rankin gymnasts take on Vegas

The members of the Rankin Inlet Aqsarniit Ujauttaq (Northern Lights) gymnastics club crossed one stop off of their dream list, and put in a strong showing at a competition in Las Vegas from March...

Recreation training program going full-time

Recreation North is moving ahead with its Community Recreation Leadership Program full-time. The program, which was launched as a pilot in October 2017, will become a permanent fixture beginning in the fall. Recreation North made...

AWG team takes the Plate

The Arctic Winter Games (AWG) Team Nunavut midgets nipped Iqaluit 5-3 in a thrilling final to claim the 2018 Polar Bear Plate midget/juvenile championship in front of a packed arena in Rankin Inlet on...

Gjoa Haven volleyballers make it three in a row

To be the man, you gotta beat the man. So said professional wrestler Ric Flair. If recent results are anything to go by, Gjoa Haven's 18U boys volleyball team, known as the Snowy Owls, are...

Nunavut shoots for gold in midget boys hockey at AWG

Nunavut's midget boys hockey team will be chasing gold at the Arctic Winter Games in Hay River Friday evening.  They almost never made it that far. The team from the Yukon nearly pulled off the...

T-minus 48 hours and counting

“It's coming together nicely.” Those were the words of Greg Rowe, president of the 2018 Arctic Winter Games host society on Wednesday. The curtain is about to rise on the big show on Sunday with the...

Hockey camp in finals for prize

The season beginning Rankin Rock Hockey Camp has been named as a finalist for an Arctic Inspiration Prize. The Rankin recreation co-ordinator David Clark-led Rankin Rock Hockey Camp finds itself as a finalist in the...

ᕼᐋᑭᖅᑎᑦ Wolves ᓵᓚᒃᓴᓚᐅᕐᓂᖏᑦ ᑲᖏᖅᖠᓂᕐᒥ

ᐊᕐᕕᐊᓂ ᕼᐋᑭᖅᑎᑦ Arviat Wolves ᓯᕗᓪᓕᖅᐸᐅᑉᓗᑎᒃ ᑕᐃᒪᖓᓗᒃᑖᓂᑦ ᕼᐋᑭᖅᑎᖏᑦ Banta ᑲᖏᖅᖠᓂᕐᒥ ᔭᓐᓄᐊᕆ 21-ᖑᑎᓪᓗᒍ. ᑖᒃᑯᐊ Wolves ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᖅᑎᑕᐅᖃᑕᐅᓚᐅᖅᖢᑎᒃ ᔭᓐᓄᐊᕆ 19-21-ᒧᑦ ᐱᔨ ᐆᓕᒧᑦ ᐊᒻᒪ ᐋᓐᑐᕈ ᖁᒃᓱᖕᒧᑦ. ᐊᕐᕕᐊᒥᐅᑦ ᓵᓚᒃᓴᖅᖄᓚᐅᖅᐳᑦ ᓇᐅᔮᒥᐅᓂᑦ/ᐃᒡᓗᓕᒑᕐᔪᖕᒥᐅᓂᒡᓗ ᕿᑎᐊᓂ ᐱᓐᖑᐊᓚᐅᖅᖢᑎᒃ, ᑖᒃᑯᐊ Rock−ᑯᑦ ᓵᓚᒃᓴᓯᓚᐅᖅᖢᑎᒃ ᓴᓪᓕᕐᒥᐅᓂᒃ ᐊᓯᖏᓐᓂᒡᓗ. ᐊᕕᒃᓯᒪᔪᑦ ᑲᖏᖅᖠᓂᕐᒥᐅᑕᐃᑦ ᖃᒪᓂ'ᑐᐊᒥᐅᑕᐃᓪᓗ ᐅᔭᒥᒃᑖᕋᓱᐊᖅᑐᓂ ᐃᓚᐅᓚᐅᖏᑉᐳᑦ. ᐆᓕ ᐅᖃᓚᐅᖅᐳᖅ...

Nunavut’s Drew Bell breaks one-hand reach record

Nunavut's Drew Bell set a new record in the one-arm reach in front of a packed house at the Fort Smith recreation centre on Monday night. "I don't think it's really set in yet," said...

Double delight for Cambridge Bay wrestlers in Edmonton

Nov. 18 was a big day for a couple of young wrestlers from Cambridge Bay but for a different reason than they thought it would be. Eekeeluak Avalak and Roy Nanogak Goose are the pair...

T-minus 48 hours and counting

“It's coming together nicely.” Those were the words of Greg Rowe, president of the 2018 Arctic Winter Games host society on Wednesday. The curtain is about to rise on the big show on Sunday with the...

Iqaluit Taekwondo sees success in Ottawa

You can set your watch by it – the Iqaluit Taekwondo Society goes to Ottawa for a tournament and comes home with more medals than competitors that made the trip. That was the case this...

ᑎᓯᑎᒋᔪᑦ ᐅᔭᕋᒃᑎᑐᑦ

ᑲᖏᖅᖠᓂᕐᒥ ᐅᔭᕋᑦ A ᖄᖏᖅᓯᓚᐅᖅᐳᑦ ᐆᒻᒪᕆᒃᑐᓂ ᐊᕐᕕᐊᑦ ᐊᒪᕈᕐᓂ ᐱᙳᐊᖅᑎᓄᑦ 10-6-ᒥ ᐱᓂᕐᒧᑦ 2018-ᒥ ᐅᑭᐅᖅᑕᖅᑐᒥ ᐋᑕᒻᔅ ᑕᐃᒎᓯᐊᖓᓐᓂ ᑲᖏᖅᖠᓂᕐᒥ ᕕᕈᐊᕆ 4-ᖑᑎᓪᓗᒍ. ᓵᓚᖃᕋᓱᐊᕐᓂᖅ ᑕᑯᒃᓴᐅᑎᑦᑎᓚᐅᕆᕗᖅ ᓯᕗᓪᓕᖅᐹᒥ ᐊᕐᓇᐃᕐᓇᓂᑦ ᐱᙳᐊᖅᑎᐅᔪᓂᑦ ᓵᓚᖃᕋᓱᐊᕐᓂᕐᒧᑦ (ᐅᔭᕋᑦ ᐊᕐᓇᐃᑦ), ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᐅᔭᕋᑦ ᓇᕖᔅ ᐅᔭᕋᑦ B ᐱᙳᐊᖅᑎᐅᔪᓂᑦ, ᐊᒻᒪᓗᑦᑕᐅᖅ ᓇᐅᔮᑦ, ᓴᓪᓖᑦ ᐊᒻᒪ...

Wrestling with pride and determination

Arviat wrestlers put in a strong showing at the 2018 Nunavut wrestling territorials in Iqaluit earlier this month. The Jan. 20 gathering was also used as a selection camp for the upcoming 2018 Arctic Winter...

Nunavut curlers set for the big show

Team Nunavut's excitement at the 2018 Tim Hortons Brier was clear, with one phrase repeated multiple times among them: "We are going to the show." The 2018 Canadian men's curling championship will represent a monumental...

ᑲᖏᖅᖠᓂᕐᒥ ᐃᖃᐃᓕᓴᖅᑏᑦ ᓵᓚᖃᕋᓱᐊᖅᐳᑦ ᕙᐃᒐᔅᒥ

ᐃᓚᒋᔭᐅᔪᑦ ᑲᖏᖅᖠᓂᕐᒥ ᐊᖅᓴᕐᓃᑦ ᐅᔭᐅᑦᑕᖅ (ᐊᖅᓴᕐᓃᑦ) ᐃᖃᐃᓕᓴᕐᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᑲᑎᙵᓂᐅᔪᓄᑦ ᐱᖅᓯᓚᐅᖅᐳᑦ ᐊᑕᐅᓯᕐᒥ ᓄᖅᑲᕐᓂᐅᔪᒥ ᐱᔪᒪᓇᔭᖅᑕᒥᓂᑦ ᑎᑎᕋᖅᓯᒪᓂᐅᔪᒥ, ᐊᒻᒪ ᓴᙱᔪᒥ ᑕᑯᒃᓴᐅᑎᑦᑎᓂᖃᖅᖢᑎᒃ ᓵᓚᖃᕋᓱᐊᕐᓂᐅᔪᒥ ᓛᔅ ᕙᐃᒐᔅᒥ ᒫᔾᔨ 2-ᒥ 4-ᒧᑦ. ᖃᓄᐃᓐᓂᐅᔪᖅ ᑲᒪᒋᔭᖃᓚᐅᖅᐳᑦ ᐅᖓᑖᓂ 80-ᓂ ᑲᑎᙵᓂᐅᔪᓂᑦ ᑲᓇᑕᓕᒫᒥ ᐊᒻᒪ ᔫᓇᐃᑎᑦ ᔅᑕᐃᑦᔅᓂ. ᑲᖏᖅᖠᓂᖅ ᐃᖃᐃᓕᓴᖅᑏᑦ ᑲᒪᑎᑦᑎᓚᐅᖅᐳᑦ ᑲᑎᙵᓂᐅᔪᓂ ᐊᑐᖅᐸᒃᑕᖏᓐᓂᑦ, ᐊᑐᓚᐅᖅᑐᒥ...

More Olympic-style training for Judo Nunavut

How many judo clubs in the North can say they've been able to learn from two Canadian Olympians in the span of a month? Judo Nunavut can and their second opportunity came late last month...

ᓯᓐᓇᖅᑑᒪᔪᑦ ᑲᖏᖅᖠᓂᕐᒥ

ᓯᓐᓇᖅᑑᒪᓂᐊᕈᕕᑦ, ᐊᖏᔪᒥᒃ ᓯᓐᓇᖅᑑᒪᓇᓱᐊᕐᓂᐊᖅᐳᑎᑦ. ᑕᐃᒪᓐᓇ ᒪᓕᒐᖃᖅᐳᑦ ᐊᕐᓇᕐᓃᑦ ᐅᔭᐅᑦᑕᖅᑎᖏᑦ (Northern Lights Gymnastics) Club ᓵᓚᒃᓴᐅᑎᖃᑕᐅᓂᐊᖅᖢᑎᒃ ᐱᒋᐊᖅᑎᑦᓯᓚᐅᖅᓯᒪᔪᖅ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᖅᑎᑎᔨᒻᒪᕆᖓᓪᓗ ᓖᓴ ᑯᕆᔅᑭ ᐅᔭᐅᑦᑕᖅᑎᒥᓂᒃ ᐃᓚᐅᑎᑦᓯᖁᔨᑦᓯᐊᖅᐳᖅ ᖃᓄᑐᐃᓐᓇᕐᓗ ᐱᓇᓱᐊᕐᓂᐊᖅᐳᖅ ᐃᓚᐅᑎᑦᓯᓇᓱᐊᕐᓂᐊᕐᓗᓂ. ᐊᕐᕌᒍᒥ ᐊᑐᖅᑐᒥ, ᐅᔭᐅᑦᑕᖅᑎᑦ ᐱᓐᖑᐊᖅᑎᖃᖅᐳᑦ 22-ᓂᒃ, ᒪᒃᑯᒃᑐᑦ 7−ᓂᒃ ᐅᑭᐅᖃᖅᑐᑦ ᐊᒻᒪ ᐱᖓᓱᒃ ᒪᒃᑯᒃᑑᑉᓗᑎᒃ ᐃᓅᓱᒃᑐᑦ. ᐅᔭᐅᑦᑕᖅᑎᑦ ᐊᐅᓪᓚᕐᓂᐊᖅᖢᑎᒃ Las Vegas−ᒧᑦ...

ᖁᕕᐊᓲᑎᖃᕐᓂᖅ ᐃᓅᓯᕐᒥ ᕼᐋᑭᑎᒍᑦ

ᑑᑑ ᐃᓚᒌᑦ ᐊᓕᐊᓇᐃᒍᓱᒃᐳᑦ ᑐᕌᒐᕆᔭᖓᓂ ᑎᐊᕆᓐᔅ ᑑᑑᒧᑦ ᐃᖅᑲᐅᒪᓂᐅᔪᒥ (TTM) ᐃᓐᓚᕐᓄᑦ ᐊᖑᑎᓄᑦ ᕼᐋᑭᒧᑦ ᓵᓚᖃᕋᓱᐊᕐᓂᐅᔪᒥ ᐱᓕᕆᕙᓪᓕᐊᓂᖓᓂ. ᓵᓚᖃᕋᓱᐊᕐᓂᐅᔪᖅ, ᑭᐅᓗᒍᑕᐅᔪᓐᓇᖅᑐᒥ ᐊᓕᐊᓇᐃᒋᔭᐅᓛᖑᖃᑕᐅᔪᒥ ᐱᙳᐊᕐᓂᐅᔪᒥ ᖃᓄᐃᓐᓂᖓᓂ ᑲᖏᖅᖠᓂᕐᒥ, ᐊᑦᑎᖅᑕᐅᒃᑲᓐᓂᓚᐅᖅᐳᖅ ᑎᐊᕆᓐᔅ ᑑᑑᒧᑦ ᐃᖅᑲᐅᒪᓂᐅᔪᒥ ᐃᕐᙳᓯᖓᓄᑦ ᐊᕐᕌᒎᓚᐅᖅᑐᒥ ᐃᖅᑲᐅᒪᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᑎᐊᕆᓐᔅ ᑑᒨᑦ ᑐᖁᓚᐅᖅᑐᒥ ᐃᒻᒥᓃᕐᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᐅᑭᐅᖃᖅᑎᓪᓗᒍ 22-ᒥ 2002-ᖑᑎᓪᓗᒍ. ᐊᑎᖃᓚᐅᖅᓯᒪᕗᖅ ᕘᔅᑎᐊ ᐊᕙᑕᖅ...

ᒎᓕᐅᑉᓗᓂ ᓄᖅᑲᖅᑎᑦᓯᖃᑦᑕᖅᐳᑦ ᕼᐋᑭᕈᑎᒥᒃ ᕖᓚᓐ

ᕿᓂᕈᕕᑦ ᕖᓚᓐ ᐊᕐᓇᐅᔪᕐᒥᒃ ᐅᑭᐅᒃᑯᑦ, ᓇᓂᒐᔭᖅᐸᐃᑦ ᓯᐊᕐᕆᔮᕐᕕᖕᒥ, ᐃᓕᑕᕆᑲᐅᑎᒋᓇᔭᖏᑕᒃᓴᕆᕙᐃᑦ. ᐊᑐᖃᑦᑕᖅᐳᖅ Bauer ᒎᓕᑦ ᑮᓇᑉᐸᖓᓂᒃ ᓴᐳᒻᒥᒍᑎᒥᒃ − ᓴᐳᒻᒥᔭᐅᒍᑎᖓ ᑮᓇᒥᓄᑦ ᐊᐅᒃᓴᕋᐃᑦᑐᓄᑦ ᑮᓇᖓ ᒥᓪᓗᖅᑕᐅᖃᑦᑕᕐᒪᑦ. ᐊᕐᓇᐅᔪᖅ, ᐊᕐᕌᒍᓕᒃ 21-ᓂᒃ, ᓄᖅᑲᖅᑎᑦᓯᖃᑦᑕᓕᖅᐳᖅ ᐊᐅᒃᓴᕋᐃᑦᑐᓂᒃ ᕼᐋᑭᕈᑎᓂᒃ ᑕᐃᒪᖓᓂᑦ ᐊᕐᕌᒍᖃᖅᖢᓂ 13-ᓂᒃ. ᐱᒋᐊᖅᑳᓚᐅᖅᓯᒪᓪᓗᓂ ᓯᐊᕐᕆᔮᖃᑦᑕᖅᖢᓂ ᐊᕐᕌᒍᖃᖅᖢᓂ ᑕᓪᓕᒪᓂᒃ, ᑭᓯᐊᓂ ᐊᓯᐊᓂᒃ ᐱᓕᕆᐊᖃᕆᐊᓕᓚᐅᖅᐳᖅ. “ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᕐᕕᖕᒥ ᓇᑎᕐᒥ ᕼᐋᑭᖑᐊᖃᑦᑕᓚᐅᖅᓯᒪᕗᒍᑦ....