Benny Cullen

Benny Cullen started his career as an engineer, working for an international consultancy designing facilities for the 2004 Athens and 2008 Beijing Olympic games.  Benny followed his passion for Sport when he joined Canoeing Ireland, where he was a key driver of the training and education frameworks, club, industry and event development as well as facility development and the Blueway concept.  Benny now works with Sport Ireland where he manages the Partnership Unit which invests in, and supports, the network of Local Sports Partnerships to develop, facilitate and promote sports participation in Ireland.