Joe Roper GB headshot

Joe Roper

Home Club

Fen Tigers.

When and how did you get involved in goalball?

Through my big brother Dan starting up the club after finishing at RNC. This was late 2016.

Career highlights

Beating Saltinis with Fen Tigers and their team consisted off gold medalist from Rio.

What are your ambitions in the sport?

I want to earn a gold medal at a Paralympics.

Do you have one piece of advice for an aspiring athlete?

Try try try! With goalball you never give up till the final whistle is blown.