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. Almost half the fleet are women! Favourites Fletch & Georgia Warren-Myers (3rd and 2nd in the recent […]
The first day of the Hobie 14 Nationals and Jervis Bay Classic was as good as it gets. A Fleet of 18 Hobie 14s, 7 Hobie 16 Youth teams and 10 open H16s enjoyed (or endured) a Jervis Bay Nor-Easter that built quickly from around 12 knots at the start of race 1, through to […]
Are you going to the NSW Hobie States? The early entry discount ends at the end of the month – so make sure you head to http://nsw.hobiecat.asn.au/state-titles/ and get your entry in. Please remember, to compete, both skipper and crew must be members of a Hobie Association, so once you’ve entered, just click on the membership tab […]
Only 2 sleeps left until the SA Hobie States in the Milang Regatta Club. The weather has been ordered and the BOM promised to deliver on Saturday 13-15 kts Westerly winds swinging to SSW later in the afternoon with mostly sunny 28 C and on Sunday 10 – 13 kts SSW turning into S with a […]
The 2015 Queensland Youth Week came to a close on Tuesday, 7 July 2015 at Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron with the final points awarded to select the 2015 Australian Sailing Youth Team. The team will represent Australia at the 2015 ISAF Youth World Championship in Malaysia at the end of the year (27th of December […]
After a challenging light weather series, with only 2 races strong enough to get the teams out on the wire, the QLD mid winter youth champions have been crowned. Will McKenzie and Patrick Butler dominated the 7 boat Hobie 16 fleet and won the regatta with a 15 point margin over Vincentia club mates Kyle […]
7 Hobie youth teams are ready to roll for the 2015 QLD Youth Week regatta hosted by RQYS. heck out the entry list below – there seems to be a growing theme when it comes to boat names!