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2020 Epic Australia Pass On Sale Now: Ski Perisher, Falls Creek, Hotham, Japan, Whistler Blackcomb, and The Best of the U.S.

BROOMFIELD, Colo. – 15 August, 2019 – The 2020 Epic Australia Pass, the most flexible ski pass for Australians, is on sale today. Priced at only AU$829, guests can lock in Australia’s best value for unlimited, global, year-round skiing and riding for only AU$49 upfront. The Epic Australia Pass pays for itself in just four days […]

by ahnationtalk on August 15, 20198 Views

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More B.C. athletes to compete at North American Indigenous Games

June 28, 2019 VICTORIA – More Indigenous athletes and coaches from around British Columbia will be able to represent their communities and compete at the 2020 North American Indigenous Games (NAIG) in Halifax, thanks to funding from the Province. “Every athlete should be able to experience the benefits of sport and the thrill of competing. […]

by ahnationtalk on June 28, 201985 Views

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Aboriginal Walk/Run event wuqanq̓ankimik a huge success – The Nelson Daily

June 26 2019 The date, June 21st is recognized across Canada as National Indigenous Peoples Day, a day to celebrate and learn more about the cultural diversity of Canada’s First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples. For Kootenay Lake School District students, the entire year has been filled with a multitude of opportunities for students to […]

by ahnationtalk on June 26, 201924 Views

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Angus Reid Institute: Honour or Insult? Canadians divided over movement to change Indigenous sports team names

June 12, 2019 – Honouring cultural traditions or disrespect through caricature? This is the fundamental debate over use of Indigenous names and imagery in sports in recent years. For decades North American sports teams have utilized Indigenous and other ethnocultural imagery and nomenclature. In some cases, this has been rather overt – the Washington Redskins, […]

by ahnationtalk on June 13, 201926 Views

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Gary Lai: Increasing Aboriginal employment in B.C. starts with education and career support – The Province

OPINION: The government should work with schools, the private sector and wealthy investors to encourage entrepreneurship within Indigenous communities Economic reconciliation and integration is an important objective for government-Indigenous relations in Canada. A good place to start is the chronically low Indigenous employment rate. After all, the more native people work, the more contributions they […]

by ahnationtalk on June 12, 201935 Views

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BC Government: Creating opportunities for kids to thrive through power of sport

May 10, 2019 SURREY – More children and youth will be able to get in the game and gain the benefits of sport and active living, thanks to the Province’s historic investment in Sport BC. “Every child, regardless of their background, deserves a chance to get off the sidelines and lead a healthy and active life,” […]

by ahnationtalk on May 13, 201993 Views

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World Junior A Challenge officially announced, Fort St. John to host exhibition game – Alaska Highway News

May 6, 2019 Hockey Canada, along with representatives from Dawson Creek, Fort St. John and participating communities, officially announced the World Junior A Challenge this morning in Dawson Creek. The best Junior A players in the world will battle each other at the Encana Events Centre, December 7 to 15. “The City of Dawson Creek […]

by ahnationtalk on May 6, 201937 Views

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Four Indigenous Coast hockey players make Team BC – Coast Reporter

May 2, 2019 Four Sunshine Coast players have been selected to represent Team BC at the National Aboriginal Hockey Championships (NAHC) in Whitehorse from May 7 to 12. The Indigenous Sport, Physical Activity and Recreation Council (I-SPARC) and its provincial hockey committee made the announcement April 25. Four Sunshine Coast players have been selected to […]

by ahnationtalk on May 2, 201923 Views

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Haida athlete Sam Wiley makes Team BC hockey team – The Northern View

Prince Rupert Bantam Seawolves player is going to the National Aboriginal Hockey Championships Apr. 12, 2019 After a gruelling three days of try-outs, Prince Rupert’s Samantha Wiley was selected to play on Team BC in the upcoming 2019 National Aboriginal Hockey Championships. Coaches sat together scribbling notes as they watched the young female athletes compete […]

by ahnationtalk on April 12, 201966 Views

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Aboriginal youth hockey championship – Burns Lake District News

Apr. 3, 2019 The team Dayee Yez placed fourth in the Prince George championships last weekend. The Prince George Aboriginal Youth Hockey Championships were held on March 30-31 at the Kin Centre Arenas. This year was the 22nd year for this annual hockey tournament. (Submitted photos) Read More: https://www.burnslakelakesdistrictnews.com/news/aboriginal-youth-hockey-championship/

by ahnationtalk on April 3, 201941 Views

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