Cork Athletics is a constituent member of Athletics Ireland.
Cork Athletics is the governing body, administering athletics, track and field (T&F), cross-country (XC) and running in county Cork.
The Board comprises elected representatives of constituent athletic clubs and running clubs.
Cork County Board AAI organises Championship races and competition, including road, track & field (T&F) and Cross-country (XC), at junior, juvenile, senior and masters levels, and selects representation for the county.
In addition, training and education is provided for coaches and officials. The Board also regulates the Athletics Ireland race/event permit (licence) process for county Cork.