• A look back at the 2017 North American Indigenous Games (NAIG)
Oct 10, 2017

Team Eastern Door and the North (EDN) shined through its medals, performances, sustained efforts and team spirit!

 

Team EDN enjoyed an impressive performance at the last NAIG in Toronto with a total of 77 medals allowing it to finish fourth in the medal standings behind British Columbia, Saskatchewan and Ontario.

 

Team EDN won:

22 gold medals

36 silver medals

19 bronze medals

 

Beyond the performances and medals, it is necessary to emphasize the sustained efforts, team spirit and smiles of the athletes in both victory and defeat!

 

To see team EDN in action and relive the 2017 NAIG, you are welcome to visit the Équipe PEN – Team EDN Facebook page.

 

From July 16 to 22, 2017, a delegation of 292 athletes ages 12 to 19 from 28 First Nations communities in Quebec participated in the most prestigious athletic and cultural competition in North America.

 

Congratulations to the athletes, coaches, coaching assistants, managers and mission staff!