Phil started to play basketball at the age of 11 whilst also playing wheelchair tennis. At the age of 16, he decided to put his efforts into basketball. Since then he has been involved in the Great Britain set up ever since.

Phil made his debut for the GB men’s team at the 2012 Standard Life Continental Clash. In the same year he received the great honour of being selected to carry the Paralympic Flag into the stadium at the London 2012 Opening Ceremony with 7 other GB under 22 basketball players, then four years later he was there playing and representing Great Britain on the biggest stage.

Phil currently plays for @sheffield steelers (

Phil is now a Bronze medalist and is well into his preparation with his team for the fast approaching Tokyo 2020 Paralympics.