(a) The Hobie Tiger shall only be raced with original or replacement
equipment supplied by HOBIE CAT CO, except where otherwise
authorized by these class rules.
(b) Where replacement equipment other than from HOBIE CAT CO is
authorized, it may be obtained from any supplier provided that the
replacement is of a similar weight, size and type and performs the same
Only bowsprits supplied by a HOBIE CAT CO are class legal. The bowsprit
shall be fixed on the longitudinal centreline of the boat as provided by the
manufacturer. Supporting wires/lines may be shortened, lengthened, mounted
and/or rigged in any manner. Additional blocks/cleats for spinnaker running
gear and jib luff control as well as snuffer type systems may be mounted on the
(a) The spars and their fittings shall comply with the class rules in force at
the time of manufacture of the spar.
(b) The standing and running rigging shall comply with the class rules.
F.2.2 MODIFICATIONS, MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR
(a) Spars shall not be altered in any way except as permitted by Section C of
these class rules.