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The North American Indigenous Games: A week that will be etched in our memories

WENDAKE, QC, July 25, 2017  – It was with smiles on their faces that team EDN’s athletes returned home on Sunday after the North American Indigenous Games (NAIG), which took place from July 16 to 23, 2017, came to a close in Toronto. In the heat of the summer, team EDN’s 292 athletes performed remarkably well at the Games, […]

by pmnationtalk on July 25, 201712 Views

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The roots of the Indigenous Games – The Globe and Mail

July 14, 2017 Around 5,000 athletes will attend the 2017 North American Indigenous Games in Toronto from July 16 to 23. Among them will be a group of teenagers, whose journeys are geographically, financially and sometimes emotionally challenging. They will arrive by different routes, over thousands of kilometres, to compete in the largest sporting and […]

by ahnationtalk on July 17, 20179 Views

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North American Indigenous Games: 300 Aboriginal athletes from Quebec on their way to the Games

WENDAKE, QC, July 13, 2017 – In just a few days, nearly 300 Aboriginal athletes in Quebec will travel to Toronto to represent team Eastern Door and the North (EDN) at the North American Indigenous Games (NAIG), which is the equivalent of the Pan American Games for First Nations, Métis and Inuit in North America. Several competitions of the NAIG, the […]

by pmnationtalk on July 14, 201712 Views

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Going the Distance with Indigenous Peoples to Spread the Power of Sport

GATINEAU, July 6, 2017 The Honourable Carla Qualtrough, Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities, today announced that the Government of Canada is supporting the Aboriginal Sport Circle in its goal to promote and foster physically active and vibrant Indigenous communities across the country. Sport Canada will provide $800,000 to the Aboriginal Sport Circle for […]

by pmnationtalk on July 6, 201712 Views

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Sport Canada to Support Long-Term Targeted Excellence and Sustainable Sport Development

OTTAWA, June 22, 2017 In order to be the best, athletes and coaches must constantly review and adjust how they compete based on their training and performance results. Over the past year, Sport Canada has done the same to ensure that the investments Canadians make in high-performance sport allow Olympic and Paralympic athletes to push […]

by pmnationtalk on June 22, 201720 Views

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CN announces support for host First Nation of the 2017 North American Indigenous Games

MONTREAL, June 21, 2017 / – As part of its celebration of National Aboriginal Day, CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) today announced a $40,000 contribution to the Mississaugas of the New Credit First Nation (MNCFN) to support their role as host First Nation of the 2017 North American Indigenous Games. “We’re very proud to support the […]

by ahnationtalk on June 22, 201727 Views

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Official Games Medals revealed as Toronto 2017 North American Indigenous Games Goes for Gold in Partnership with Unifor

OFFICIAL GAMES MEDALS REVEALED AS TORONTO 2017 NORTH AMERICAN INDIGENOUS GAMES GOES FOR GOLD IN PARTNERSHIP WITH UNIFOR Toronto, ON – June 16, 2017 – Toronto 2017 North American Indigenous Games (NAIG) Host Society announced Unifor as a presenting partner for the multi-sport Games, taking place in the City of Toronto and Greater Toronto Area […]

by pmnationtalk on June 19, 201732 Views

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Canadian sports heroes to honour for the country’s 150th birthday – Global News

June 16, 2017 Persistence. Endurance. And the will to triumph over adversity. But adversity, of course, comes in many forms. And many who’ve faced it aren’t always the first who come to mind when listing Canada’s greatest athletes. Tom Longboat was one of the world’s most celebrated athletes prior to the First World War, according […]

by ahnationtalk on June 16, 201731 Views

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150 years of Canadian sport: the 1930s – Olympic.ca

This week we hit the Dirty Thirties in Olympic.ca’s look back at the last 150 years of Canadian sport. If you want to revisit any of the key moments from the decades that came before, you can find all of them here. The 1930s may have been dominated by the Great Depression, which did impact […]

by ahnationtalk on May 5, 201748 Views

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150 Plus Reasons to Promote Reconciliation at the World Indigenous Nations Games (WIN Games) this July in Canada Treaty 6 Territory

WIN Games 2017 150 Plus Reasons to Promote Reconciliation at the World Indigenous Nations Games (WIN Games) This July in Canada Treaty 6 Territory April 26th, 2017-WIN Games 2017 is hosting an Informational Session as an Official UNPFII [United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues] Side Event today, In New York. This coming July, WIN […]

by pmnationtalk on April 26, 201757 Views

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