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Canada’s Arctic sport obsession

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Meet the North gives you a look at Pond Inlet, an Arctic community with a deep love for Canada’s game.

This BBC Travel piece introduces you to the die-hard hockey fans of this Nunavut community as they receive a guest of honour – the Stanley Cup.

It is often said ice hockey is more than just a game in Canada, it’s a way of life. And in isolated places like Pond Inlet, where snowmobiles and four-wheelers are the main modes of transport, this is no exception.

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