Please check our Upcoming Events calendar on the right side of the page to find out what cross country ski events are happening across the Northwest Territories.

NWT ski clubs must submit their finalized list of events to the CCNWT by the end of October of each ski season for the events to be insured.

Arctic Winter Games 2020

The 2020 Arctic Winter Games will be hosted in Whitehorse, Yukon, with nordic ski events taking place at the Whitehorse Cross Country Ski Club.

Cross country ski competition at the Arctic Winter Games is one of the sporting events with the most participants as all nine contingents usually send full teams emphasizing the popularity across the Circumpolar world of this challenging sport. The competition consists of four events: interval start, mass start, relay and sprint for each athlete.

There are up to eight athletes (four male and four female) in each age category: U-14, U-16, and U-18. A team consists of up to 24 athletes and three coaches from each participating contingent.

Canadian National Ski Championships 2020

Sovereign Lake Nordic Club is proud to be hosting the Ski Nationals from March 25 to April 2, 2020. This is Canada’s National Nordic Ski Championships where Canada’s future Olympic athletes compete.