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Yamal contingent misses borscht, but enjoys competition, friendliness

Yamal cultural contingent watching a skating event...Fitzpatrick This is only the second time Yamal representing Russia has participated in the...brought a country-size contingent with them. Yamal boasts athletes competing in figure skating...
Peninsula athletes help Alaska rule ulu count at Arctic Winter Games

...most ulus at the Arctic Winter Games held from March 15 to 22 in Fairbanks.Alaska hauled in 190 ulus, including 67 gold. Yamal was next with 134 ulus.And the 28 coaches and volunteers from the Kenai Peninsula were in the midst of that effort, including...
History in the making: First-ever combined teams skate to Gold Ulus

Skaters from Team Yamal and Team Alberta North joined together...Alberta North, and Tatyana Borisova of Team Yamal. Front Row: Suneeta Whiteside of Team Alberta North and Viktoria Lobanova of Team Yamal. Photo By Courtney Proctor Figure skaters...
Cultural contingents? performances dazzle AWG 2006

Yamal dancer Anastasia Vordeva performs during one of the many Arctic Winter Games...been pleasantly surprised it?s been awesome,? said Fjelstad. Team Yamal, utilizing brilliantly colored and elegant costumes, has given short and...
Medal Counts

...Bronze: 8 Total: 27 Nunavut: Gold: 13 Silver: 24 Bronze: 36 Total: 73 Saami: Gold: 5 Silver: 6 Bronze: 8 Total: 27 Yamal-Nenets: Gold: 21 Silver: 21 Bronze: 7 Total: 49 Yukon: Gold: 17 Silver: 19 Bronze: 43 Total: 79
Peninsula athletes take 32 ulus

...silver and eight bronze. Alaska finished with 202 ulus, including 74 gold. After that, Northwest Territories had 111 ulus, Yamal-Nenets had 92, Alberta North had 90, Yukon had 81, Nunavut had 67, Greenland had 44, Nunavik Quebec had 24 and Sami had...
The ?Spirit of the Games? remains strong as closing ceremonies near

...The Yaml-Nenents figure skating team did not have enough skaters to compete. So other teams volunteered a skater to Team Yamal so they could participate,? said Dillon. When the vehicle transporting Dylan Salvisberg?s dog team from Yukon was derailed...
Area athletes collect ulus, friends

...nine areas from the circumpolar world - Alaska, Alberta North, Greenland, Nunavut, Northwest Territories, Nunavik Quebec, Yamal, Sapmi and Yukon. Competition is important at the games, which were held on the Kenai Peninsula in 2006, but the games also...
Knuckle hopping competition ?seals? end of Inuit Games

...respective of the rules,? said Debbie Tracy, security volunteer. The participants in this year?s competition were Alaska, Albert North, Nunavut, Northwest Territory, Nunavik-Quebec, Greenland, Yukon and Yamal.
Arctic Winter Games team applications available

...Alaska. Yukon, Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Alberta North, Nunavik (Northern Quebec), Greenland, Magadan (Russia), Yamal (Russia), and Samiland (comprised of the Lapp peoples of Norway, Sweden and Finland). Competitions will be held in badminton...


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