Sokaogon Chippewa Community News

North American Indigenous Games


The North American Indigenous Games (NAIG) help Indigenous athletes realize the collective potential of our bodies, minds, spirit and of our people – our hopes and dreams – the spirit strong, brave and true.

The Games bring together 756 Indigenous Nations to celebrate, share and reconnect through sport and culture in Kjipuktuk (Halifax), Dartmouth, Millbrook First Nation, Sipekne’katik.

NAIG has athletes competing in 16 different sports with three traditional Indigenous sports including Canoe/Kayak, Lacrosse, and 3D Archery.

The Competition is underway, and continues through Sunday, July 23rd.

View the schedule of events here.

Live Stream the events here.