The 2016 Italian Hobie Multiclass hampionships for Dragoon, Hobie 16 and Tiger will be raced at Circolo Velico Svagamente, Pescara. Racing will be on the Adriatic Sea. For the Hobie 16 classes will be extended to Youth, Women, Master, Grand Master and Great Grand Master.
A top quality of Hobie Tigers raced at the 2016 South African Hobie Tiger Championships in Langebaan. The fleet contained 7 current or former Hobie wolrd champions The top 5 places had current or former Hobie World Champions showing the depth of Hobie racing in South Africa.. Hobie Reigning Hobie Tiger World Champions, William and […]
With Central Visayas, Philippines as the backdrop, sailors from all across the globe joined forces to make February 20 to February 27, 2016, a truly memorable date in the sailing calendar. Starting off in Mactan, Cebu, 17 teams sailed and braved the southern waters of the Philippines heading down to Cabilao Island, Bohol for the […]
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.
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 […]
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.
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.