International Hobie Class Association




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One-Design Class Type: Multihull

Was this boat built to be sailed by youth or adults? Both

Approximately how many class members do you have? 2600

About International Hobie Class Association

Hobie Class offers one-design sailing on multiple boats the Hobie 14, Hobie 16, Hobie 17, Hobie 18, Hobie 20, Tiger, Wildcat, Dragoon and Wave. The Hobie 14, 16, Wildcat and Dragoon are international classes. Regattas and sailing events are held throughout North America and a large fleet structure provides opportunities for sailors to join a group in most areas of the USA.


Boats Produced: 100,000+

Class boat builder(s):

Hobie Cat Company

Approximately how many boats are in the USA/North America?

Where is your One-Design class typically sailed in the USA? List regions of the country:

All of USA

Does this class have a spinnaker or gennaker?

Ideal combined weight of range of crew:  varies by class of boat

Boat Designed in 1968


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