For the thrill of the game

Hockey is often considered the crown jewel of any winter event in Canada.

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Hockey is often considered the crown jewel of any winter event in Canada.

And it’s no different at the 2011 Canada Winter Games in Halifax.

Some hockey players have dreams of reaching the podium at the Olympics or even going pro.

For two Inuit players from the Northwest Territories, it’s a thrill just to lace up and represent their hometowns.

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Before moving to become the APTN News social media producer, Mark was the executive producer for the news in eastern Canada. Before starting with APTN in 2009, Mark worked at CBC Radio and Television in Newfoundland and Labrador and Ottawa.