Based at Crosses Green in Cork city centre, Meitheal Mara is the organising body behind the Ocean to City Maritime Festival.
Meitheal Mara is an established maritime cultural and training centre in the heart of Cork city, Ireland; a registered charity and a company limited by guarantee. Visit the Meitheal Mara website for more information.
In addition to the below list of organisers, the festival is supported by over a hundered volunteers who give huge amount of time, effort and expertise each year.
Ocean to City Staff:
Sarah O'Kane - Festival Administrator
Clare Hayden - Dragon Boat Coordinator
Meitheal Mara Staff:
Cathy Buchanan - General Manager
Seamus O' Brien - Workshop Manager
Ross Kenny - Water Activities Manager
Ocean to City Steering Group:
Joya Kuin - Event Manager
Ross Kenny - Racing Officer, Youth Race
Oisín Creagh - Finance & Dragon Boat Co-ordinator
Joan Dinneen - Recovery
Cathy Buchanan - Racing Officer
Pádraig Leahy - Kayak Liaison
Frances Lynch - Social Media
Jim Malone - Launch
Paul Fenton - Recovery
Clíona O' Carroll - Feedback
Meitheal Mara Board of Directors
Uilliam O Lorcáin