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March 10, 2022

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ASCNWT Athlete Spotlight
February 13, 2022

Each month, The Aboriginal Sports Circle NWT is highlighting one of the many great, NT grown, Indigenous athletes.

This month we are featuring Ferghus Rutherford-Simon, who is playing...

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February 7, 2022

Archery NT will be holding their 2021 NWT Archery Championships in Yellowknife, NT during the weekend of March 25-27, 2022.

Though this competition is being held in 2022, the results will...

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February 2, 2022

The Aboriginal Sports Circle NWT will be hosting Aboriginal Coaching Modules (ACM) in February and March in the following communities:

Fort Providence...

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January 26, 2022


This summer, The Aboriginal Sports Circle NWT will be putting on the inaugural Indigenous Summer Games (ISG) in Yellowknife, NT. The ISG will be a...

January 20, 2022

Due to the recent outbreak of COVID-19 the ASCNWT has decided to postpone the 2022 Traditional Games Championships, set to be held in Yellowknife from February 24th to 27th, 2022.

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August 9, 2021



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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.