Rowing Ireland are delighted to announce Joe Gleeson as the June Volunteer of the Month!

Joe Gleeson is a committed member of Castleconnell Boat Club. Now is his senior years, Joe skillfully coxes the Castleconnell men’s and women’s master crews and can be seen coxing out on the river as early as 7am. As well as as expertly coxing, joe also has been rowing for 65 years and continues to row in the masters crews.

Joe is described as the glue that keeps the Castleconnell Masters men and women together. Joe continues to volunteer his time to ensure the masters crews enjoy their sessions. He is always willing to help out when needed and his generosity is admired by everyone that knows him

Entries for July Volunteer of the Month award will open on July 11th!