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Dawson City win streak continues at soccer championships

Five different players score in finals triumph

Yukoners aboard winning boat in River Quest

‘We had a really good start and that was it’

Four champs crowned at provincial boys basketball tournament
2018 HSBC Canada Sevens Day 1
BC girls basketball tournament crowns three provincial champs
Kamloops 2018 B.C. Games athletes share their favourite moment

Eyeing record books, 88 teams set out on Yukon River Quest

A strong tailwind has paddlers setting a quick pace to Carmacks

Teams get competitive, naked at Yukon mountain bike festival

Cyclists push each other to the limit at 24 Hours of Light Mountain Bike Festival

Disc golfers out for Whitehorse solstice tourney

Sheldon Casselman claims his first title since winning the Whitehorse Fall Classic in 2015.

Whitehorse cyclist gearing up for Canada Summer Games

David Jackson captured tour wins in Haines Junction, Skagway and Whitehorse

Numbers up at Yukon high school track meet

Even with 20 or so no-shows, participation was up at the Yukon High School Track and Field Meet at F.H. Collins Secondary on May 31.

10 year old climbs from under downed bike to race again at endurocross

Motorcycle racing comes with inherent risks. Whitehorse’s Mia Raymond was reminded of that over the weekend.

Canines compete at puller championship

It’s the Yukon Dog Puller Championship, but as the only event of its kind in Canada, it’s kind of like a national championship.

Carmacks school joins the action at track meet

The Yukon Elementary Track and Field Meet surpassed the 200 mark in registration thanks to one school willing to make the drive to town.

Kulych win streak continues into new golf season

Whitehorse’s Landon Kulych has an addiction. “I’m working hard on my game,” he said. “I just like it. I don’t have any ambitions or goals this year, I’m just addicted to playing golf."

New solo winners at Southern Lakes Gran Fondo

Not only did the Southern Lakes Gran Fondo get two new solo champions this year, both were in the race for their first time.

Orienteerers in the thick of it at Yukon championships

“It was fun in a green kind of way,” said Ross Burnett. Green was certainly the word of the day at the Yukon Orienteering Championships near the Lobird subdivision in Whitehorse on June 7.

Polarettes dominate at Yukon championship

Polarettes gymnasts were golden all-around at the Yukon Gymnastics Championships May 28 at the Whitehorse club.

White Wolf slices up wins at world championships

If not for Yukon’s Company of the White Wolf, Canada would not likely be represented on the medieval combat world stage.

White Wolf slices up wins at world championships

If not for Yukon’s Company of the White Wolf, Canada would not likely be represented on the medieval combat world stage.

Whitehorse FC teams score bronze in Edmonton

Two Whitehorse FC teams captured bronze at the Edmonton Slurpee Cup, June 2-4 in Alberta. But that’s not where the similarities end.

Yukon Roller Girls drop tight bout to Fairbanks

Six years ago the Yukon Roller Girls played their first bout in Whitehorse, beating the Fairbanks Rollergirls by over 50 points.

Yukon’s Jessica Frotten selected for world championships

Most people return from Switzerland with chocolate or a chic wristwatch. Whitehorse’s Jessica Frotten returned with a spot on the Canadian team bound for the World Para Athletics Championships.