Arctic Sports

Arctic Sports

Vanier Catholic Secondary School


  • Alaska
  • Alberta North
  • Greenland
  • Northwest Territories
  • Nunavik-Quebec
  • Nunavut
  • Yamal
  • Yukon

Arctic Sports is always a highlight of every Arctic Winter Games and consists of several unique feats of athletic strength and endurance displayed in front of a packed audience. Events include the One-Foot High Kick, Two-Foot High Kick, Alaskan High Kick, Kneel Jump, Sledge Jump, Triple Jump, Arm Pull, Airplane, One Hand Reach, Head Pull and Knuckle Hop.

There are four athletes in each Open age-class, five athletes in each Junior age-class, and one coach each for male and female.