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8th Fire: March 2012 Archives

Gearing up for the Inuit games

Jamessie and Deseray.jpgAre you tough enough for the knuckle jump? Could you go for gold in the Alaskan high kick? Our reporter Ainslie MacLellan met up with athletes Deseray and Jamessie Cumberbatch preparing to compete in the Inuit games. They told her a bit about the cultural origins of these traditional sports, and Ainslie got a bit of a taste of how tough some of these competitions are.

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