A fleet of 18 Hobie 14s lined up for the first H14 Nationals in 17 years. The competitors ranged from Hobie “Die Hards” sailing boats that cost from $0 – $1000, borrowed boats through to brand new boats.
What better location in South Africa to host the original Hobie Cat than in Durban, Kwazulu? The warm waters, stable winds and rolling seas make for sailing 14’s off Durban an exciting location for the Hobie 14. The dates have ben confirmed 25-28 March 2016. With 40 Hobie 14 expected including current Hobie 14 Woirld […]
The 2015 Commodore’s Cup race was held on very cold Sunday, January 24, 2016 after being postponed twice in December for bad weather. The was finally raced on Sunday January 24, 2016 after two weather delays in December. It was a very sunny and cold morning in the 40’s with only 4 boats racing. All […]
2016 for the Hobie® sailors looks to be another wonderful year. For the Hobie 16 sailors the pinnacle of sailing, a world championships has been announced. It was decided to give the sailors what they were asking for, a quality Hobie 16 World Championships. A 5 star resort, breakfast and lunch included, an enclosed safe […]
The European Hobie Class has produced a calendar of Hobie racing for 2016. Designed to help sailors maximise their time to attend as many Hobie events as possible. The two highlights for 2016 are the: 21st Hobie World Championships 29th May to 13 June Shenzhen Hobie Cat Multieuropeans 22nd to 30th July Lake Neusiedl Calendar […]
Be one of the first to enter 21st Hobie 16 World Championship to ensure your boat. With limited entries the first in will be guaranteed your bonuses. The early entry will ensure you get the discounted entry fee. Assured boat for your championships
Carlyle Lake Sailing Association will host the 2016 Hobie 17 North American Championships Racing will be on Carlyle Lake, Illinois 22-26 August 2016. There are many hotels to choose from in Carlyle which is about 10 miles from the sailing venue. There is camping at Hazlet State Park about half a mile away. Hazlet State […]
The North American Hobie 20 Championships will be held at Ocean Springs Yacht Club, Mississippi, 8-11 June 2016.
The Australian Hobie 14 Championships has been revitalised with an increase of Hobie 14 sailors racing their boats. The Championships will be hosted by the Vincentia Sailing Club, the same club that hosted the recent Hobie 16 Worlds. Already the recent placegetters at the Hobie 14 worlds, Georgia Warren-Miles and Fletcher Warren-Miles are planning their […]
Introduction There have been a few accidents this past year resulting in personal injury while sailing. We have also had a very recent tragedy where a young sailor drown in a trapeze hook entanglement.