The Team

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ROBERT DICKSON, 49er (sails with Sean Waddilove).

  • Represented Team Ireland at the Tokyo Olympic Games in 2021
  • Bronze medal at 2021 49er European Championships, Lanzarote
  • 2019 Bronze Medallists, U23 49er World Championships
  • Winner, U23 49er World Championships, September 2018
  • 2018 Volvo Irish Sailor of the Year
  • From Sutton, Co. Dublin (Howth Yacht Club)
  • Currently studying: Sports Science and Health in DCU
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JOHNNY DURCAN, 49er (sails with Seafra Guilfoyle)

  • Royal Cork Yacht Club
  • In final year of law and business at UCC, Quercus Scholar
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SÉAFRA GUILFOYLE, 49er (sails with Johnny Durcan)

  • Silver medallist at the 2014 Youth World Championships in Laser Radial
  • Royal Cork Yacht Club
  • Full-time sailor
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AOIFE HOPKINS, Laser Radial

  • European Champion for U21 Laser Radial in 2017
  • Howth Yacht Club
  • Currently studying Maths at UCD
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FINN LYNCH, Laser Standard

  • Silver medal, ILCA7 (Laser Standard) World Championships, Barcelona, 2021
  • Irish Sailing Sailor of the Year 2020
  • Ireland’s youngest helm ever to compete at the Olympic Games (Rio 2016)
  • U19 World Champion in the Laser in 2014
  • silver medallist in the 2012 Youth World Championships (Laser Radial)
  • From Carlow (National Yacht Club) and full-time sailor
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EVE McMAHON, Laser Radial

  • 2021 World Champion, ILCA 6 (formerly Laser Radial) Youth World Championships
  • 2021 U19 Silver Medallist, EURILCA (European region of International Laser Class Association) U21 European Championships
  • 2021 Silver Medallist, EURILCA Laser Radial Youth Championships
  • 2019 Under 17 Gold Medallist, Laser Radial Youth World Championships
  • Irish Sailing Volvo Youth Sailor of the Year 2019, 2020 and 2021
  • Howth Yacht Club
  • Currently studying for Leaving Cert.
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EWAN McMAHON, Laser Standard

  • Silver medallist at the Laser Radial Youth World Championships, 2016
  • Howth Yacht Club
  • Currently studying Engineering at UCD and Ad Astra Sports Scholarship
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SEÁN WADDILOVE, 49er (sails with Robert Dickson)

  • Represented Team Ireland at the Tokyo Olympic Games in 2021
  • Bronze medal at 2021 49er European Championships, Lanzarote
  • 2019 Bronze Medallists, U23 49er World Championships
  • Winner, U23 49er World Championships, September 2018
  • 2018 Volvo Irish Sailor of the Year
  • Skerries Sailing Club

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