Kieran Steer was first exposed to the sport of boccia in 2010 through a multi sports day hosted by disability sport Fife (DSF). Kieran quickly moved up the ranks and in 2013 was selected to be part of the Great Britain squad following his involvement in the fast track talent programme. Through his career in boccia he has been supported by DSF, Scottish Disability Sport and GB Boccia.
As a BC4 Kieran has the opportunity to play in the BC4 pairs and as an individual. Afterjoining Kieran experienced great success both domestically and internationally and transitioned into a full time performance athlete training on court between 10/12 hours per week.
Kieran achieved a world ranking of 11 at one point in individual competition and a BC4 pairs world ranking of 4. In 2015, Kieran enjoyed a breakthrough year as he achieved individual success at an international competition (European continental cup, Barcelona). He was also part of GB’s BC4 pair that secured qualification for the 2016 Paralympic Games at the 2015 European Team and Pairs Championships.
He made is ParalympicsGB debut at the the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.
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