Volunteer recruitment is now open for the Special Olympics Ireland Games 2018.

Watch Dean Rock talking about on volunteering for The Ireland Games in this video

This will be the largest sporting event to take place in Ireland this year and 2,500 volunteers are needed to make it a success. eir is the premier sponsor of the Ireland Games and plans to send a team of more than 100 eir volunteers to support the athletes over the course of the Games.

 The Ireland Games will take place this summer in Dublin, June 14th – 17th. Games will take place primarily in the National Sports Campus in Abbotstown, as well as various venues throughout the greater Dublin area. Four days of sports will take place across 13 disciplines, with 1,600 athletes taking part.

Volunteers can apply to join the Ireland Games at www.irelandgames.ie