The Eugene Reimer Awards Presentation is an annual event hosted by
BC Disability Sports. This prestigious award recognizes a British
Columbian who has made an outstanding contribution in the field of
sport, recreation or physical education for persons with a
disability. In 2000, the award was named in honour of Eugene
Reimer, who was also presented with the inaugural award for his
outstanding accomplishments as a pioneer in competitive sports.
The award itself, entitled
was carved and donated
specially for this event by internally renowned Haida artists,
& BEN DAVIDSON
beautiful piece of artwork is on permanent display in the B.C. Sports Hall Of Fame &
Museum in conjunction with memorabilia from Eugene Reimer's accomplishments in sports.
You will need to download
(free) to view the Awards Nomination Form in
Abilities in Action
BC Disability Sports
1367 West Broadway
Vancouver, B. C.
The recipients of the
Second Annual Eugene Reimer Award are Ivy Granstrom and
Hossein 'Nik' Nikzaban.