Sports Briefs

Sports Briefs
Charlies Angels win the ASS tournament in 2013.Photo: NWT Soccer Association.

The annual air rifle and air pistol championships and the adult Super Soccer tournament to hit Yellowknife.

Air rifle and air pistol annual championships to hit Yellowknife

The 2014 Northwest Territories Federation of Shooting Sports’ annual air rifle and air pistol championships are scheduled to take place in Yellowknife on Apr. 25 to 26. Hosted by the Yellowknife Shooting Club, the championships will be held at the Shooting Performance Centre in Yellowknife. The matches for both men and women will see one 60 shot 10-m air rifle match and one 60 shot 10- m air pistol match. Junior competitor standings in the matches may be used in the selection of the NWT Canada Winter Games team. For more information, visit

Adult Super Soccer tournament returning to Yellowknife

The annual Adult Super Soccer Tournament is scheduled to kick off this year at the Yellowknife Fieldhouse where the first whistle will blow on Friday, Apr. 18. Geared for men and women aged 16 and up, the tournament will see teams from across the NWT participate in the annual celebration of indoor soccer in Canada’s North. The tournament is run by the NWT Soccer Association with an emphasis on friendly competition. For more information, visit:

Northern Journal

Leave a Comment

You must be logged in to post a comment.

Social Networks