Arctic Winter Games Tryouts

Dec 12-14, 2019 in Yellowknife

Register online CLICK HERE.

More information n be found on SportNorth website.



Basketball NWT will be holding its Annual General Meeting on November 1, 2019, commencing at 7:00pm.? The meeting will be held in the SportNorth first floor boardroom.

At this meeting, Basketball NWT will be proposing that a motion be made to make the following changes to Basketball NWT Bylaws:

Amending and renumbering clause 7 of the Bylaws so that it reads:

Notice of any general meeting shall

  • set out the time and place of the meeting and indite the business to be transacted;
  • be given at least fourteen days prior to the date set for the meeting. Notice shall be given by posting the Notice on the Basketball NWT website, and also by giving public notice.

Amending Clauses 19(1) and 19(2) of the Bylaws to replace “Director of Finance” with “Treasurer”

Amending Clause 21 of the Bylaws to read:

The fisl year of Basketball NWT commences April 1 in one year and ends on March 31 in the following year.

(Note.? The next fisl year for Basketball NWT will be from September 1, 2019 to March 31, 2020, to accommodate the change in fisl year.)

Renumbering Clause 26 of the Bylaws to read:

These Bylaws may be amended or replaced by

  • a resolution of a majority of voting members present and voting at an annual general meeting; or
  • an extraordinary resolution made at a special general meeting

Provided that a notice of the proposed amendment or replacement has been included in the notice of the general meeting 14 days in advance of the meeting.

Dated in Yellowknife this 3rd day of October, 2019

Damien Healy – President

Yellowknife Youth Basketball League

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The JR NBA is back…

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Download a waiver form by clicking here

Both will need to be handed in on registration day.

Arctic Winter Games 2020 Coaches Named

Empower mp

Thank you to everyone that made the Empower mp possible. The success of a mp that impacts 0ver 75 young athletes from 13 different communities nnot be done without support. BNWT also wishes to say thanks to the athletes involved.


JR Phenom mp

31 NWT athletes, and 6 from Nunavut took part in the 1st inaugural Jr Phenom Top40 mp in Yellowknife. A huge thanks to Luc Stevenson (Assistant Coach at Adia University) for his facilitation of the mp!