An 11-year-old Inuit hockey player from “Pangnirtung, Nunavut” has made Team Nunavut’s U20 Hockey team, playing with girls nearly twice her age, at this year’s “Arctic Winter Games (AWG)”. Team Nunavut’s U20 Hockey team is made up of players under 20 years of age and could make it to Canada’s National Team and have a chance to go to the 2026 Winter Olympics in Milan and Cortina d’Ampezzo, Italy, as well as representing Canada at all International matches.

Jordyn Machmer, started skating when she was “3 years old” and has played in several tournaments, scoring 17 goals and 31 goals, when she was only “8 years old”.