Like any worthwhile activity in life, there is a right way and a wrong way to participate in Hobie sailing. The Hobie Class Rules set forth in this booklet, and the World Sailing Racing Rules of Sailing (RRS) as distributed by your National Sailing Federation, are your guidelines to the right way to race … the Hobie way.

IHCA Contacts Regional Associations

Current Hobie Class Rules

Please find below a current listing of IHCA Class Rules

The 2017-2020 IHCA Class Rules

Updated 1st October 2019.

Hobie Tiger Rules

Updated 1st April 2019.

Hobie Wild Cat Rules

Updated 1st April 2019.

Hobie Class Rule Manual

How to request a Hobie Class Rule Change or Interpretation.

World Sailing Racing Rules of Sailing World Sailing Equipment Rules of Sailing World Sailing Incident Reporting Form

Hobie Class Policies

Please see below a current listing of IHCA Class Policies.

Hobie 16 Spinnaker Policy
Hobie Tiger Upgrade Policy
IHCA Class Rule Penalty Policy

For Rule Penalty Policy to applied it must be included in the NOR and SI.

IHCA Rules Committee interpretations

Clarifying note on the use of mast floats/bob