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April 4, 2018

Congratulations to our 2018 Team North Coaching & Support Staff for the National Aboriginal Hockey Championships in Membertou, Nova Scotia!

This year’s NAHC Coaching and Management team...

April 4, 2018

Congratulations to all team who came out and participated in the 2018 Traditional Games Championships! We are already looking forward to next year and hope you’ll come back to compete again!...

November 22, 2017

Online registration for 2018 AWG Territorial Trials is now live - hosted by Sport North:

Register for the Arctic Winter Games Territorial Trials for the following sports by December...

November 7, 2017

The Aboriginal Sport Circle of the NWT (ASCNWT) is a non-profit organization that aims at promoting and enhancing community wellness through Sport, Cultural and Recreation. We currently have a...

September 15, 2017

Call for Applicants

The Department of Municipal and Community Affairs is now accepting applications for the 2017-2018 Northwest Territories (NWT) Youth Ambassador Program. The program...

September 14, 2017

The Aboriginal Sports Circle of the NWT and Sport North are seeking two dedicated and passionate Learning Facilitators to deliver the Aboriginal Coaching Module in communities throughout the NWT...

September 12, 2017

Movement is hosting a one-day conference in Yellowknife on Saturday, September 23, 2017, dedicated to helping anyone interested in developing their coaching knowledge.

The NWT Coach...

September 12, 2017

The Aboriginal Apprentice Coach Program provides the opportunity for each province and territory to send 2 coaches of aboriginal ancestry to the Canada Games in apprenticeship roles. 

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June 20, 2017

Are you in Yellowknife? 

All coaches, athletes, and mission staff can pick up their Team NWT NAIG Uniform this Thursday (June 22) and Friday (June 23). Come to the 3rd floor of the Don...
June 5, 2017

Team NWT will be sending over 200 representatives that will compete in nine sports. Team NWT will be selecting one volunteer photographer that best represent the culture and traditions of our...

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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.