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Polar Games start today

The 50th annual Polar Games started today

By Whitehorse Star on January 31, 2019

The 50th annual Polar Games started today at the CGC. Grade 6 youth from around the Yukon are taking part. The late Carole Keddy, a physical education teacher at F.H. Secondary School started the Games in 1969. Dave Stockdale who was involved with the games in the beginning, spoke briefly and was presented with a special T-shirt. Kwanlin Du╠łn First Nation Sean Smith is beside Stockdale at the opening ceremony.

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Lori young on Jan 31, 2019 at 11:48 pm

So happy these games continue on! Mr. Stockdale was a good teacher! The kind that inspires!

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Charlene on Jan 31, 2019 at 4:54 pm

Awesome - Thank you Dave Stockdale in making our childhood memories so memorable, would have been nice if they could have make a blanket for him with a piece of every shirt he ordered.

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