John Firth | author & storyteller


Yukon Sport

"In this entertaining, fact-filled compendium, author John Firth celebrates the impressive scope of sport in the Yukon, along with the adventurous spirit of the many people who participate."    

"Sport in the Yukon has a long and colourful history, beginning with the games played by the territory’s First Peoples. In words and pictures, this entertaining book captures Yukon sport in its many manifestations, from playground pickup games to Olympic-level competitions, and celebrates the shared values that sport embodies unity, friendship, commitment, the pursuit of excellence and just plain fun."    

"Filled with colourful anecdotes and the voices of sports enthusiasts, this lavishly illustrated book will appeal to anybody who has ever played a sport or been a fan."    

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