Joe Chambers


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Name:Joe Chambers
Disability:Above knee amputee
Length of Time Playing Basketball:10-12+ years
Accomplishments:2017 Silver Medal, Sydney Metro Blues, Australia
2012 Bronze Medalist, Paralympics, London, England, USA Men’s Wheelchair Basketball
2011-2012 Professional Athlete, Wheelchair Basketball for RSV Zwickau, Zwickau Germany
2010-11 Professional Athlete, Wheelchair Basketball for Fundosa Once, Madrid Spain
2006-2013 of USA Men’s Paralympic Wheelchair Basketball Team
2006 Silver Medalist, World Championships, Amsterdam, Netherlands, USA Men’s Wheelchair Basketball
2007 Gold Medalist, Parapan American Games, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, USA Men’s Wheelchair Basketball
2008 4th Place, Paralympics, Beijing, China, USA Men’s Wheelchair Basketball
2010 Bronze Medalist, World Championships, Birmingham, England, USA Men’s Wheelchair Basketball
2011 Gold Medalist, Parapan American Games, Guadalajara, Mexico, USA Men’s Wheelchair Basketball
2006-2010 Member of UWW Men’s Wheelchair Basketball Team, University of Wisconsin Whitewater
2007 National Collegiate Champions, All American Award
2008 Runner-Up Collegiate Division, All American Award
2009 National Collegiate Champions, All American Award & Most Valuable Player
2010 Runner-Up Collegiate Division
Interests:Playing guitar, watching my daughter grow, spending time with my family
Inspirational Quote:"Be a rebel with a passion for the moment"
Who Inspires You:I am inspired by the opportunities in life