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February 8, 2024

The 2024 Traditional Games Championships (TGC) at Ecole Sir John Franklin High School in Yellowknife concluded with record-breaking performances. Mangilaluk School from Tuktoyaktuk claimed the top...

October 19, 2023

We are seeking qualified officials to assist Northern Games NT & Dene Games NT at the Team NT Territorial Trials, December 13-17, 2023.

Prospective applicants must have:

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October 17, 2023

The 2024 Arctic Winter Games are on the horizon, and Team Northwest Territories (NT) is gearing up for this extraordinary sporting event. This competition brings together athletes from northern...

October 4, 2023

The Aboriginal Sports Circle NWT (ASCNWT) is thrilled to announce a job opening for the position of Community Development Coordinator (CDC). This exciting opportunity is ideal for...

September 20, 2023

Nominations for our 2023 ASCNWT Awards are now open.

The purpose of the ASCNWT Award program is to recognize and give credit to exceptional community members in the NWT. Those individuals...

September 20, 2023

We are proud to announce that The 2023 NWT Archery Championships will be held October 20 - 22, 2023 in Fort Providence, NT.

The event will be open to athletes of all ages and will feature...

July 28, 2023

We are now accepting applications for the 2023 Aboriginal Sports Circle NWT Scholarships.

We are looking to provide financial assistance to Indigenous NT students who are pursuing education...

June 6, 2023

The Aboriginal Sports Circle NWT (ASCNWT) is a non-profit organization and a member of the Aboriginal Sports Circle national body. The organization develops community wellness through sport,...

May 2, 2023

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Aboriginal Coaching Module (ACM) set to take place on May 6th, 2023 in Yellowknife, NT has been postponed to May 27th, 2023. We will also be hosting an ACM in...

April 4, 2023

Every Sunday from April 16 - May 28, 2023, Archery NT will be holding it's spring archery program at the Multi-Sport Training Facility on 327C Old Airport Road, Yellowknife, NT. Please note...

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ABOUT THE ABORIGINAL SPORTS 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

The Aboriginal Sports Circle NWT empowers and builds capacity within NWT communities, promotes and supports culturally relevant programming, and develops athletes and coaches in a level of involvement they find meaningful. We focus on developing programs based on community interests, strengths, and desires and strive to help communities build capacity in activities that they find beneficial.