Saanich resident Reginald Underwood was honoured as the B.C. Sports Hall of Fame unveiled its Indigenous Sports Gallery this week.
“Being recognized by your people is a warm feeling and knowing that what you’ve done is a recognition for the kids to come. It was a proud moment,” he said.
The exhibit recognizes Indigenous athletes who have made an impact on B.C.’s sports history and the Indigenous Sports Gallery features over 1,000 square feet of permanent exhibit space, including memorabilia from past athletes and the Circle of Champions.
Underwood, 67, a member of the Tsawout Nation was recognized in the Circle of Champions, an exhibit within the new gallery, honouring…