IHCA August News

The Hobie MultiWorlds and Hobie 16 Europeans was a spectacular success in terms of numbers of competitors and sailing conditions. In every series there was a variety of conditions ensuring it was a challenge for the sailors in all conditions. Thank you to all the sailors for attending the events.

Aug. 3, 2015 by hobieclass.com
  • Bader brothers are Hobie 16 European Champions!

    The Hobie Multi-Worlds and Hobie 16 Europeans was a spectacular success in terms of numbers of competitors and sailing conditions. In every series there was a variety of conditions ensuring it was a challenge for the sailors in all conditions.

    by Hobie Cat

  • Day 1 - H14 Worlds Start

    18 knots from the North greeted the sailors for the 15th Hobie 14 World Championships at Gargnano, Lago Di Garda Italy. 36 sailors from 11 countries and five continents are in attendance.

    by Hobie Cat

  • Day 0 - Charter Boats Up!

    The Hobie trailer has arrived in this magnificent place of Gargnano, Lago di Garda, where tomorrow the 2015 Hobie MultiWorlds and Hobie 16 Europeans will start. The preparation of the charter boats are well under way and competitors coming from all over the world continue to gather in the Club Nautico Gargnano.

    by Hobie Cat

  • IHCA July News

    The Hobie MultiWorlds for Hobie 14, Dragoon, Wild Cat and Tiger at Lake Garda,23rd July to 1st August 2015 will start this month. The EHCA reports that there are still camping spots as well as bungalows available in Malcesine, Acqua Fresca, Assenza, Brenzone.

    by hobieclass.com

  • Hobie Waves hit the water in Bermuda

    8 Hobie Wave catamarans arrive in Bermuda as part of the America’s Cup Community Sailing Program – Endeavour.

    by Hobie Cat Australasia

  • IHCA May News

    Just over 80 days till the Hobie MultiWorlds for Hobie14, Dragoon, Wild Cat and Tiger at Lake Garda,23rd July to 1st August 2015 start. We have approximately 150 entries in the various classes. The MultiWorlds and Hobie 16 Europeans will be the largest Hobie event on the 2015 calendar.

    by hobieclass.com

  • IHCA April News

    The Hobie MultiWorlds for Hobie 14, Dragoon, Wild Cat and Tiger at Lake Garda, 23rd July to 1st August 2015. We have over 130 entries in the various classes. The MultiWorlds and Hobie 16 Europeans will be the largest Hobie event on the 2015 calendar.

    by hobieclass.com

  • Elliot Stevens Wins IFA Kayak Fishing Tour at Punta Gorda

    Elliot Stevens, of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, measured a combined limit of 51.75 inches to win the first regular-season event for the Florida West Division of the IFA Kayak Fishing Tour presented by Hobie Fishing on March 8 at Punta Gorda, Florida.

    by ifatours.com

  • Next Stop: IFA Kayak Tour Heads to Titusville

    The IFA Kayak Fishing Tour will visit Titusville, Florida (March 29th) for the first 2015 event of the Florida East Division.

    by ifatours.com

  • IHCA March News

    The Hobie MultiWorlds for Hobie14, Dragoon, Wild Cat and Tiger at Lake Garda,23rd July to 1st August 2015 Notice of Race has been released. Already we have nearly 130 entries in the various classes. The MultiWorlds and Hobie 16 Europeans will be the largest Hobie event on the 2015 calendar.

    by hobieclass.com

  • IHCA February News

    The Hobie MultiWorlds for Hobie 14, Dragoon, Wild Cat and Tiger at Lake Garda,23rd July to 1st August 2015 is located at www.hobieworlds.com. The entry list is live showing those that have paid and entered. The Hobie MultiWorlds is a bring-your-own-boat world championships.Hobie Cat Europe have made some charter boats available.

    by hobieclass.com

  • Hobie Way of Life

    Hobie sailing – fun, familiar places, new places, old friends, new friends, and memories – of fun times with people who share a love of the class.

    by Hobie Cat Company

  • Hotline, Winter 2015

    The official publication of the Hobie Class Association of North America.

    by Hobie Cat Company

  • IHCA January News

    The Hobie MultiWorlds for Hobie14, Dragoon, Wild Cat and Tiger at Lake Garda, 23rd July to 1st August 2015 with the web site live at www.hobieworlds.com. The web site has a lot of information and will be continually updated as more information becomes available.

    by hobieclass.com

  • Northern Region Hobie 14 Provincials - South Africa

    The Northern Region Hobie 14 Provincial Championship was held 18 & 19 October 2014 at Lake Denys Yacht Club, Vaal Dam, South Africa. Charles Girard from Hobie South Africa sent the following report on this event.

    This years Hobie 14 Provincials saw 18 boats entered with six boats travelling up from Durban to settle the score after Julian Powers from Joburg won The KZN Provincials a couple of months ago.

    by hobiesa.co.za

  • Steve Lessard USA Is Crowned the 2014 Hobie Fishing World Champion

    The 4th Hobie Fishing World Championship presented by Rhino-Rack came to a close today as 47 of the world’s best kayak anglers tussled for, not only the prized world champion title, but for the bragging rights of being a top ten finisher in an incredibly competitive field.

    by hobiefishing.com

  • 2014 Hobie 16 Open North American Championships

    The Hobie 16 North Americans are on.

    by hobieclass.com

  • Say Yes More

    Follow Dave Cornthwaite as he pedals a Hobie Mirage Adventure kayak over 1000 miles along the Swedish coastline from the Norway capital of Oslo to the Finland capital of Helsinki.

    by hobiecat.com

  • IHCA August News

    The IHCA Council is very please to announce a Hobie MultiWorlds for Hobie14, Dragoon, Wild Cat and Tiger at Lake Garda,23rd July to 1st August 2015. This is subject to approval from the International Sailing Federation (ISAF) and the Italian Sailing Federation.

    by hobieclass.com

  • 2014 Hobie Multi European Championships Castelldefels, Espagne

    The HOBIE MULTIEUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP 2014 was held from 27th of June to 5th of July 2014 in Castelldefels (Barcelona, Catalunya – Spain), organized by the Club Nautico de Castelldefels in conjunction with Catalan Sailing Federation and the Royal Spanish Sailing Federation, in association with the European Hobie Cat Association.

    by hobie-cat.net

  • Celebrating and Honoring the Life of Hobie Alter

    This Friday, April 18th join us at Doheny State Beach in Dana Point, CA at 4pm for a Paddle Out and Remembrance of Hobie Alter!

    by hobiecat.com

  • Hobie Alter Memorial Information

    Thank you to the thousands of well wishers. The response to Hobie’s passing has been heartfelt and monumental. Here is the official notice for upcoming memorial events.

    by hobiecat.com

  • The Old Man and the Sea – The Expedition

    “The Old Man and the Sea – The Expedition” is an adventurous documentary about following in the footsteps of Hemingway and getting towed out to sea by a marlin, sitting in a ten feet long Hobie fishing kayak.

    by hobiecat.com

  • IHCA March News

    The 20th Hobie 16 World Championships has been concluded. A big thank you to the major sponsors , Destination NSW, Shoalhaven City Council, Club Marina and Hobie Cat Australasia.

    by hobieclass.com

  • Interview with 2014 Hobie® 16 Masters Champions William and Lucinda Edwards

    Steve Fields interviews the 2014 Hobie® 16 Masters Champions, William and Lucinda Edwards.

    by hobiecat.com.au

  • South Africans take out the Hobie® 16 Masters Class Final

    In contrast to the past weeks racing, today turned on overcast skies with light rain, however a freshening SSE of 16-18 knots coming off shore over Vincentia delivered some smooth sailing.

    by hobiecat.com.au

  • Day 3 Hobie® 16 Masters Class

    The third day of racing started with perfect conditions for Hobie sailing, getting the boats in the fourth race off beach at 9:30. The race committee set the course at 2GO at 0.7 nautical miles to take advantage of the 15-20 knot winds of 020º for a 10:00 start.

    by hobiecat.com.au

  • 30 Knot Winds Cut The Day Short

    Day 2 of the Masters started in fabulous conditions, with the wind blowing from the North East at about 18-20 knots. The wind continued to pick up during the race with gusts of up to 25-30 knots.

    by hobiecat.com.au

  • IHCA January News

    This year will start off with the 20th Hobie 16 World Championships at Jervis Bay, NSW. Over 500 competitors over 370 teams from 27 countries. This will welcome a record number of entrants for the Hobie 16 World Championships.

    by hobieclass.com

  • Orion Martin and Charlotte Hilliard, 2013 European champions

    Orion Martin and Charlotte Hilliard are the 2013 European champions for the Hobie Cat 16 Class.

    by hobiecat-cagliari2013.eu

  • Record numbers register to compete in Hobie 16 World Championships in Jervis Bay, NSW.

    Member for the South Coast, Shelley Hancock, has announced that Huskisson, Jervis Bay, New South Wales, will welcome a record number of entrants for the world’s largest Hobie 16 World Championships, held from Friday 31 January to Saturday 15 February 2014.

    by hobieworlds.com

  • HOBIE: Master of Water, Wind and Waves

    The man, Hobie, known by just one name worldwide, has an epic life story. This 12” x 9” hardcover book shows how it all came to be, and more, in 17 chapters with 300 pages, 120,000 words of text and 585 photographs and illustrations. The book is available through Hobie Cat and Hobie Kayak dealers worldwide..

    by hobiecat.com

  • Congratulations Oracle Team USA

    Hobie Cat has always recognized that catamarans are the worlds fastest sailboats.

    by hobiecat.com

  • Classic Hobie 16 Meets the State-of-the-art AC72

    My love of sailing has taken me all over the world. I have a great passion for the sport. I enjoy the history of sailing as well as following the modern high tech developments in sailing.

    by Rex Mitchell

  • Humpback Whale, Monterey Peninsula

    Karen “KC” Hatch photographs a Humpback whale from her Hobie Mirage Adventure kayak on August 7, 2013, two miles southwest of Moss Landing Harbor, Monterey Peninsula, California.

    by hobiecat.com

  • Brazilians Sail to Victory in Fiji Hobie Challenge

    TEAM Brazil scooped the 2013 TOTAL Fiji Hobie Challenge Leleuvia Island to Suva race on Thursday.

    by hobiecat.com

  • Sailing to the Channel Islands on Hobie Mirage Islands

    We thought we would share this wonderfully written account of a man’s journey to an island on an Island.

    by hobiecat.com

  • Lauritz Bockelmann and Johanna Bredenkamp dominated Hobie 16 regatta in Grömitz/Germany

    The Super Sail Tour started last weekend with the best catamaran sailors in Grömitz/Germany.

    by hobie-cat.net

  • 2014 Hobie 16 Worlds - Jervis Bay, NSW, Australia

    The world championship event will take place in Australia in 2014 with the opening ceremony on January 31.

    by International Hobie Class Association

  • French crew snatch victory at Australian Hobie Nationals

    by www.sail-world.com

  • TransparentSea Voyage California ends in San Diego

    by www.transparentseavoyage.com

  • Hobie Alter inducted into National Sailing Hall of Fame

    by www.nshof.org

  • Fantasea 2011 F18 Australian Championships

    by www.sail-world.com

  • Kate Winslet on Hobie Getaway

    by hobiecat.com

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