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Hockey Yukon (originally Yukon Amateur Hockey Association) is the sanctioning body for most of the hockey played in the Yukon in northern Canada.  The organization is a district authority and is under the authority of BC Hockey and Hockey Canada. The organization is based out of the Takhini Arena in Whitehorse.

The organization is responsible for most of the youth and adult recreation hockey in the territory. Hockey Yukon also organizes teams for the Arctic Winter Games and the Canada Winter Games. Traditionally, senior hockey has played under the authority of the British Columbia Amateur Hockey Association/BC Hockey such as the 1993 Allan Cup champion Whitehorse Huskies. who are the only team from a territory to ever win a national championship in Canada.

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