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2015 NWTRPA Community Leaders Retreat
January 11, 2017

Apply today!

The NWTRPA Community Leaders Retreat & Certificate is a highly interactive, informative and idea provoking educational event. Both experienced and new community leaders...

December 2, 2016

The Toronto 2017 NAIG Host Society is seeking a Coordinator, Culture and Protocol to assist in the development and implementation of an operations plan and provide general administrative support...

2016 NAHC Team North Male in Mississauga
December 1, 2016

Are you interested in coaching a team of young athletes for the National Aboriginal Hockey Championships?

The 2017 NAHC are in Cowichan, BC from May 1-6.

We are accepting...

(Kayleigh Hunter, left, and ASCNWT Board Member Charlene Blake, right)
November 30, 2016

2016 ASCNWT SPORT AWARD WINNER: KAYLEIGH HUNTER

Kayleigh Hunter, from Fort Resolution, has been active right from a baby. Never wanting to stay indoors and always running...

November 3, 2016

The deadline to apply has been extended to January 6, 2017.

The NWT Youth Ambassador program is run throught the Government of the Northwest Territories and give NWT youth...

NAIG 2014 Rifle Shooting Team
November 2, 2016

Are you interested in working with ASCNWT to coach a team of young athletes to prepare them for...

The Nominations for our 2016 ASC Awards Dinner are Now Open
October 21, 2016

ONLY 4 DAYS LEFT!

Do you know someone in your community or the NWT who has been an outstanding leader, role model or volunteer?

If so, please take the time to nominate them in one of...

NWT Aboriginal Sports Circle Arctic Sports and Dene Games
October 18, 2016

Aboriginal Sports Circle is in Deline this week (October 18 - 21) running an Arctic Sports and Dene Games camp at Ehtseo Ayha School. Shawna McLeod, our Traditional Games Manager, is joined by two...

September 13, 2016

ASCNWT is currently looking for Mission Staff for the 2017 North American Indigenous Games in Toronto, Ontario. If you love sports, culture and enjoy helping people this might be the opportunity...

August 2, 2016

ASCNWT hopes to have a lacrosse team together for the next games in 2016.

Canada’s national summer sport is finally coming to the Northwest Territories thanks to the efforts of one...

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ABOUT THE ABORIGINAL SPORT CIRCLE WORKING IN YOUR COMMUNITY

Established in 1999, ASCNWT was created through a national consensus-building process in response to the need for more accessible and equitable sport and recreation opportunities for Aboriginal peoples across the Northwest Territories.

We believe that all Aboriginal people in the NWT should have the opportunity to participate in sport and recreational activities at a level of involvement they find meaningful and valuable.