Canada’s Arctic sport obsession

2016 Sep 29

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.