THE BUSINESS OF THE GAA PODCAST: The rise of the multi-million euro GAA industry
Published 16/09/2016 | 06:27
In the first of an INM special series on the Business of the GAA, Frank Roche explores, with Martin Breheny and Colm Keys, the growth of the multi-million euro industry that is at the heart of our gaelic games.
Tracing the development of Croke Park to the acceptance of sponsorship and the rise of the GPA, this programme finds out how and why the GAA coffers became so enriched and how this is now affecting county boards, clubs and players.
In Part 2 next week, the show examines the widening gap between Dublin GAA and the rest of the country. How much longer can this imbalance be sustained and should all deals now be centralised?