Past Events Hosted in Yukon

Whitehorse has a strong volunteer spirit and a history of hosting national and international sporting events! Past national and international events hosted in Yukon’s capital include:

2016 Haywood Ski Nationals

  • 400+ competitors of all ages from across Canada
  • 300 volunteers

2014 Junior Men’s World Fastpitch Championship

  • 288 athletes & officials from 12 countries
  • 200 volunteers

2012 Women’s World Fastpitch Championship

  • 378 athletes & officials from 16 countries
  • 250 volunteers

2012 & 2000 Arctic Winter Games

  • 3,000 athletes & officials from across the Circumpolar North
  • 3,000 volunteers

2011 Scotiabank Hockey Day in Canada on CBC

  • Over 30 hours of national broadcast coverage spanning four days
  • 300 volunteers

2010 Haywood Cross Country Ski Nationals

  • 400+ competitors of all ages from across Canada
  • 300 volunteers

2008 Junior Men’s World Fastpitch Championships

  • 300+ participants from 12 nations
  • 200 volunteers

2007 Canada Games

  • 4,500 athletes & officials from across Canada
  • 4,000 volunteers