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Celebrating sporting culture in Yellowknife

As part of RBC Sports Day in Canada — which happens on Nov. 30 — preparations, the CBC takes a look at Yellowknife's sporting roots in this feature.

RBC Sports Day in Canada happens Nov. 30

Sports Day in Canada celebrates the athletic pleasures of Yellowknife, Northwest Territories. 2:17

The Yellowknife Ski Club is more than just a vehicle to promote athletics. 

It's the largest volunteer run sports facility in Northern Canada, and has intricate ties to the community as a whole even outside the realm of sport. 

As part of RBC Sports Day in Canada ​— which happens on Nov. 30 — preparations, the CBC takes a look at Yellowknife's sporting roots in this feature. 

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