Glenn Florio is in his third season as the Assistant Director of Rowing and head coach of the women’s rowing team at the Coast Guard Academy.
Coach Florio was a member of the 1988 United States Olympic Rowing team (double scull) and a bronze medalist in the 1986 World Rowing Championships (lightweight single scull).
He was team captain of the highly successful New York Athletic Club Rowing team from 1984-1990. He was a member of the United States National Rowing team from 1984-1988.
Coach Florio earned a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Fordham University where he was a gold medalist in the single scull at the Collegiate National Championships.
He was a four-time United States high school champion in the single scull for Rye High School and won over 20 United States National Rowing Championships in various boats. He won his first National Championship at the age of 13 and was a medalist in the World Rowing Championships by the age of 19.