Among the former players and managers in attendance at the launch were Ger Cunningham, Tom Kenny, Ephie Fitzgerald, Tomás Mulcahy, Noel O’Leary, Niall Cahalane, and Billy Morgan alongside current bosses Kieran Kingston and Ronan McCarthy.
To assist in the provision of training facilities for Cork Teams.
To assist in the support of underage coaching in Cork.
To provide additional support for all Cork teams, including underage and ladies’ teams.
To support the county board in establishing longer-term underage coaching structures in Cork.
To support the county board in establishing further high-performance training facilities for all Cork teams.
To promote further support for Cork County GAA teams, ie. exploring a supporters’ club membership structure.
Cairde Chorcaí was launched last year and its aim is to support Cork teams to succeed at the highest level. The board is comprised of passionate Cork supporters, a number of whom have represented Cork successfully in the past.