The Royal Belgium Sailing Club at Duinbergen conducted the Belgium Youth Multihull Championships which was won by Marie Uyttendaele aged 10 & Boris Goethals aged 12 on a Hobie® Dragoon.
The Hobie 16 South African National Championships 2017 is being held at held at Club Mykonos, Langebaan. Langebaan is situated 120 km north of Cape Town and has hosted Hobie World Championships as well as many South African Championships. With a tough competition with current Hobie 16 world champion Daniel Bjornholt Christensen and his brother Nicolaj from Denmark. […]
26 Open and 12 youth teams competed at Dadonghai Beach, Sanya, China. The racing was 1st to 3rd September. Sanya is on Hainan Island, the most southern part of China. Sanya is famous for the water sports activities and the Hobies certainly added the colour to the island. Sanya is one of the most popular […]
In 2018, the French Hobie Class Association (AFHC) puts in place a National Challenge dedicated to Hobie Cat 14, Hobie Cat 16 and Wild Cat. 11 host clubs get involved in the Challenge, both on the Atlantic and Mediterranean seafronts. 12 competitions are proposed to teams. Among these championships, the Hobie Cat National Cup (organized […]
Venue This year Hobie 16 Asian Championship will be sailed at Long Qi Bay, Dapeng, Shenzhen P.R.China, where 21st Hobie16 Worlds were held. This will be in the Northerly Monsoon season, which is normally dry and good sailing conditions with steady consistant breeze. Official Hotel Harmona and Tiandi (where many of the competitors for the Hobie […]
Day 1 of the Hobie 14 and Hobie Dragoon World Championships with the Hobie 16 Spi Youth Europeans at Noordwijk, Netherlands, the sailors were greeted with grey skies and light winds. Though the weather forecast was to change during the day and it did. It turned out to be a lovely summers day with three […]
2017 Nicholas Lynch Australian Hobie Nationals 28th Dec 2017 to 3rd Jan 2018 Venue This year the Nationals will be sailed at Somers Yacht Club. Somers is one of the most scenic towns along Victoria’s Mornington Peninsula, a great spot for Hobie sailing, or for the non sailors in the family just to relax and enjoy […]
After the comment period and vote by the IHCA Council the following rule changes have been approved.
The Hobie Association of North American have announced the Hobie 16 North American Championship 2018 will be sailed at Navarre Beach, Florida. Held the week of Sept 10-14, 2018 directly following Juana’s Good Time Regatta at the same location. This event will coincide with the 20th Anniversary of the passing of Carleton Tucker and will be […]
This world-class bronze statue commemorating a life-sized Hobie Alter sailing his Hobie 14 catamaran in the waves of Dana Point. The base will commemorate all of Hobie’s historical contributions to the world’s surfing and sailing culture and industries. A gofundme.com page just went up today for the Hobie Memorial.