- 2012 Service Award
- 2012 NZSSSC Service to Sport Award
Roy has been the driving force behind Volleyball at Marlborough Girls College since 1977 – 34 years of coaching teams, mentoring coaches and fostering students to become coaches and officials. Under his leadership, MGC is one of the top South Island Volleyball schools and has produced a number of New Zealand representatives. He has also been the mainstay of both Marlborough and Tasman Volleyball – including coaching representative secondary school teams. Awarded life membership of both these organisations, their largest secondary school tournament is now named after him.