What are the office holiday hours?
Over the holidays the Games offices will be closed from December 19 - 30. If you have a question email firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com. Have a fantastic holiday season!
Where are the games being held?
The AWGs are jointly hosted between the communities of Hay River and Fort Smith of the South Slave Region.
Check out this map to see exactly where the sports are planned to take place!
How big will the Games be?
The games will have over 155 officials, 100 cultural performers, and 2,000 volunteers
Which sports are involved?
The 2018 Arctic Winter Games is currently set to feature 19 sports, in four categories:
- Arctic sports (eg high kick, kneel jump, arm pull)
- Dene games (eg finger pull, snowsnake, pole push)
- Dog mushing
- Biathlon ski
- Biathlon snowshoe
- Cross country skiing
- Table Tennis
- Figure skating
- Speed skating
When will the Games be held?
The 25th edition of the Arctic Winter Games will be held March 18-24, 2018.
Who takes part in the Arctic Winter Games?
The participating teams are: Alaska, Greenland, Northern Alberta, Northwest Territories, Nunavik, Nunavut, Sapmi, Yamal and Yukon