Club officers and members of Richard 'Gringo' Burke's family at the boat naming ceremony
Clonmel Rowing Club has remembered one of its great club members.
The club held a boat naming ceremony on Sunday in memory of Richard “Gringo” Burke.
Richard was a club member in the 70s and 80s and was remembered by his family and fellow club members from that era.
Kathleen Burke accepts a pennant from club captain Pat Kinsella
His mother, Kathleen, was also presented with a replica of the national championship pennant and photo of the crew that Richard coxed to victory in 1980.