# Matt McGovern

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# Wave Goodbye
Two-time Irish Olympic sailor Matt McGovern retires
The Belfast native competed at the Olympics in 2012 and 2016.
# Winning Feeling
Victory for McGovern and Seaton clinches spot in 49er medal race
However, there wasn’t such good news for Saskia Tidey and Andrea Brewster.
# knowing the ropes
'We're hoping for the best but preparing for the worst' - Ireland's sailors on the polluted Rio waters
Matt McGovern and Ryan Seaton are sailing into Rio with high ambitions, and ready for the challenge water pollution poses.
# Take a Bow
Two more Irish sailors qualify for the 2016 Olympics
Ryan Seaton and Matt McGovern booked their places in Rio earlier today.
# we are sailing
Impressive World Cup silver medal for Irish Olympic duo Seaton and McGovern
The sailors finished just behind the Kiwi team of Peter Burling and Blair Tuke.
# Homeward Bound
Sailing wrap: Seaton and McGovern bow out as Murphy comes so close
The 49er duo needed a top ten finish in their final race to make the medal race but were unsuccessful.
# London2012
Sailing wrap: Top ten finish for Star duo as Ireland prepares for Murphy race
Peter O’Leary and David Burrows bowed out of the games with the country’s best ever ‘Star’ class finish.
London 2012 Olympics, day six
Check in on what unfolded on another action-packed day at the Games.
# London 2012
Sailing round-up: Steady as she goes for star and 49er boats
Burrows/O’Leary and Seaton/McGovern are both in ninth place overall after Thursday’s racing in Weymouth.
# London 2012
Sailing round-up: Murphy reeled in by chasing pack
The Dubliner’s lead at the top of the laser radial standings was cut to two points on Wednesday.
# team ireland
London 2012: Annalise Murphy leads the way on strong sailing day for Team Ireland
A number of encouraging results have flowed in from Weymouth. Long may it continue.
# London 2012
VIDEO: Seaton and McGovern talk character traits, musical tastes and the lovely lovely Jessica Ennis
The 49er class sailors let their hair down before sailing off across to London.
# fortnight away
London 2012: Introducing... Ryan Seaton and Matt McGovern
The duo finished 10th in the Sailing World Championships last year.
# success
O’Leary and Burrows secure gold in Weymouth
There was also a bronze for Annalise Murphy while Ryan Seaton and Matt McGovern also moved up the overall rankings.
# Cash Money
Exploration company to sponsor Ireland's Olympic sailors
Providence Resources and the Irish Sailing Association announced a new sponsorship deal for London 2012 today.
# Good Times
World Sailing Championships: Tenth for Irish sailors
Matt McGovern and Ryan Seaton were in action at the final day of the World Sailing Championships on Sunday.
# I'm on a boat
World Sailing Championships: Irish pair stay in the medal hunt
Ryan Seaton and Matt McGovern will represent Ireland in tomorrow’s 49er medal race in Perth.
# London Calling
London, baby: Seaton and McGovern book their Olympic spot
Sailors Ryan Seaton and Matt McGovern qualified for the 2012 Olympic Games at the ISAF World Sailing Championships in Perth this morning.