Ger hails from the county of Laois. Ger had a spinal injury as a result of a car accident back in December 2008 and spent until August 2009 in hospital. Ger was introduced to Wheelchair Rugby back in November 2009 and has been training ever since. A newcomer to the game, Ger has grown in strength and confidence as a result of his involvement in the sport. Ger sees Wheelchair Rugby as an opportunity to keep fit and get inovlved in a team sport.