- published: 16 Apr 2016
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Nine regions of the Arctic are represented at the Games. There's teams from Canada, the United States, Russia, Norway, Finland, Sweden and Greenland. The Arctic sports and traditional Inuit games are the undoubted highlight of the week-long event, which also features a number of other more mainstream sports. Subscribe to Trans World Sport: http://goo.gl/5kBsQ TWS features sports action from around the globe, including reports from the biggest international competitions, in-depth features on lesser-known sports and profiles of rising stars of the future. Follow us: http://twitter.com/TransWorldSport Like us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/transworldsport87
Yes, soccer is even popular in the wild, beautiful land of Greenland. Watch this cool FIFA Futbol Mundial report about a passionate group of people dealing with travel, weather, gravel pitches and more in the pursuit of world class football. More FIFA Futbol Mundial videos: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLCF47C9C619360343 Subscribe to FIFA on YouTube to stay updated on daily releases: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=fifatv More videos from FIFA on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/fifa
A look back at some memorable sporting moments from this year.
A football team with big ambitions are putting their skills on show at the world island games. Greenland are using the event to push their case for FIFA recognition. More than 2,000 athletes have converged on the Swedish territory of Gotland. Al Jazeera's Paul Rhys reports from Gotland. - Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe - Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish - Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera - Check our website: http://www.aljazeera.com/
http://bernews.com Bermuda Vs Greenland Mens Football NatWest Island Games, July 14 2013 Full coverage here: http://bernews.com/tag/island-games/ ------------------------------------------------------------------------- Join us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/bernews Join us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/bernewsdotcom Join us on Instagram: http://instagram.com/bernews Sign up for our email list: http://bernews.com/emaileditions Download our iPhone & Android app: http://bernews.com/app/
* The matches for 5-6 and 7-8 places were not broadcasted and that's why video of goals is absent
The Maewan project is a four-year, multi-stage, voyage around the world. It's a floating base camp for mountain climbing, free-skiing, and technical climbing projects. Erwan Le Lann, Skipper of the Maewan, is the father of this wild, multi-disciplinary adventure to explore the seven seas. Together with his team and his boat The Maewan they are circumnavigating the globe in search of untouched lines. This movie tells the story of the first part of their adventure, between Iceland and Greenland, with a crew composed of an expert sailor, a freeride skier, a mountaineer, and a cameraman. They navigate along Greenland’s coast: scouting for opportunities to ski, climb, or simply to explore. **** Original Soundtrack **** Get the full soundtrack of the Maewan's project on: https://soundcloud.com...
A look back at some of the brilliant gymnastics on show at Greenland this school year.
There can be few places in the world where it's more difficult to play football than Greenland. Arctic weather and vast distances between teams means just getting to a game, can be quite a challenge. But the national side still has ambitions to one day win full FIFA membership, as Paul Rhys reports. Subscribe to our channel http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe Follow us on Twitter https://twitter.com/AJEnglish Find us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera Check our website http://www.aljazeera.com/
The sport of kayaking has its roots in the skills that Inuit people needed to hunt and survive in Arctic waters. In 2014, Canadians James Roberts and James Manke went to learn more about the Greenlandic people and Qajaq culture, and to participate in the legendary Greenland National Qajaq Championships. In this short film, they share their experiences with the games and with the people whose ancestors kayaked for survival, and who continue this competition to preserve those traditional skills. http://hayfiremedia.com/ http://www.ontarioseakayakcentre.com/ Directed by: David Hartman & James Roberts Written by: David Hartman & James Roberts
In March 2016, Greenland's capital Nuuk will host the next Arctic Winter Games. This event is a big deal for the nordic country, especially since accessibility to physical activity is limited for the population. The geographic location of Greenland poses challenging conditions to football players for example, since the permafrost makes it impossible to grow grass on the fields. Furthermore, the distances between the local sports clubs and the lack of roads makes it very difficult for competitive teams to play against each other. To the analyst Trygve Laub Asserhøj, there is a lot to do to provide access to sport facilities all year around in Greenland. Municipalities and sports clubs should focus on solutions to make it easier for the population to take part in physical activities, instead...
* 5-6 and 7-8 pl. matches is absent, results also unknown. Can anybody help?
Mathias Mark is a multiple Greenlandic and Danish champion and, in the years ahead, the 18-year-old is aiming to make an impact on the wider international stage. Subscribe to Trans World Sport: http://goo.gl/5kBsQ TWS features sports action from around the globe, including reports from the biggest international competitions, in-depth features on lesser-known sports and profiles of rising stars of the future. Follow us: http://twitter.com/TransWorldSport Like us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/transworldsport87
Greenland rolling, sculling rolls