2023 North American Indigenous Games

Location Halifax
Start date Jul 15, 2023
End date Jul 23, 2023

The Stingrays are excited to present the 2023 North American Indigenous Games (NAIG) being held in Halifax, NS July 15 - 23, 2023.

Duncan Swim Team's own Leanne Sirup is shortlisted for the role of Head Coach of the Team of 24 swimmers + 5 staff.  This will be (anticipated) Sirup's 6th Games: 1 x as athlete, 5 x as Head Coach.

The selection period has been identified as performances done between May 1, 2022 - April 1, 2023 will be considered from both SwimBC & BCSSA members.  ATHLETES MUST COMPLETE THEIR "EXPRESS OF INTEREST" BY 31aug2022 TO BE ELIGIBLE - please watch the ISPARC website for this application process.


Age categories are determined by Year Of Birth.

  • 14U (defined as born 2009 & later*)
  • 16U (defined as born 2007 & later)
  • 19U (defined as born 2004 & later)

Please review the NAIG 2023 Sport Technical Package for more information.

*for reasons of safety and maturity, Team BC is seeking athletes born no later than 2010.


Interested or know someone that is interested?  Relevant documents for your reference pertaining to the canceled NAIG 2020 due to COVID:

  1. NAIG 2020 Sport Technical Package
  2. Team BC Athlete Selection Process: Swimming
  3. Athlete Expression of Interest Application


NAIG 2020 - canceled

NAIG 2017 rankings list for reference

NAIG 2014 day 1 results for reference
NAIG 2014 day 2 results for reference
NAIG 2014 day 3 results for reference

NAIG 2011 - canceled

NAIG 2008 results for reference