Joel started racing since he was 5 years old. Each season, he has moved up to a progressively higher division. He is a 3-time time track Champion including the 2013 Tiger C, 2014 Tiger B, and 2015 Tiger A, and was named Driver of the Year in 2014. Last season, at the age of 9, he moved up into Jr Sportsman division and became the youngest competitor in the division. He finished the season with one win and ended up 4th in points. In 2017, he will return to the Jr. Sportsman Division hoping to contend for the track Championship. He races weekly at Claremont Speedway in Claremont, NH. He has also raced and won races at Route 106 race park in Pembroke, NH.