Under this program, Air North provides travel certificates to athletes who are members of a Sport Yukon Member Organization. Each travel certificate entitles the athlete to one flight segment for the purpose of competing in a recognized sporting event outside of the territory, including competitions, training, try-outs, and tournaments.
On Aug. 5, the first wave of Team Yukon athletes, coaches and support staff will leave for the 2022 Canada Summer Games in Niagara, Ontario.
Anton Menzel is gearing up to vie in two National Championships in July.
“He’s got a great legacy and he’s done a world of good to help sport get to where it is today,” said George Arcand, president of Sport Yukon.
Joe Hanson becomes the first Northern soccer player to sign a MLS contract.
Sport Yukon caught up with Dahria Beatty after completing her second Olympics.
It was another banner year for Yukon athletes making it to the varsity level. In 2021, 15 athletes across seven sports took the next step in their athletic careers.