Late Six Nations lacrosse stars featured in Indigenous Sport Heroes Digital Book

A chapter on Six Nations lacrosse great Ross Powless is included in the Indigenous Sports Heroes Digital Book.

By Sam Laskaris Writer Six Nations sports role models are among those that are being highlighted in June during National Indigenous History Month. Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame is offering free programs and resources to raise awareness of Indigenous role models to students across the country. One of the resources being offered is the Indigenous Sport Heroes Digital Book. It is available for viewing here: The Indigenous Sport Heroes Digital Book is designed to be read like chapters in a book. It includes information on a total of 26 Indigenous athletes and sport builders. There are separate chapters on a pair of late Six Nations lacrosse stars, Ross Powless and his son Gaylord Powless. Both have been inducted into Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame. There is also a chapter…

This content is for Yearly Subscription, Yearly Subscription – Corporate, and Print Subscription Only members only.
Log In Register

Add Your Voice

Is there more to this story? We'd like to hear from you about this or any other stories you think we should know about. Contribute your voice on our contribute page.