Just got back last month from the final site visit on Captiva for the 22nd Hobie 16 Worlds. Things are shaping up nicely. The final schedule of events will be published soon. Please check our Frequently Asked Questions page for three very important additions. We’ve added: The pricing for parties Hobie Worlds apparel for sale Any special accommodation requests Please take the time to read the posted updates and respond appropriately. Stay tuned to the website as we will be having upcoming pricing for rental bikes and golf carts on site. Sunny Island Adventures will be providing this information very soon. We have some sponsors on board who are excited […]
Join us for Pre-Event Photos and Videos from 27 Oct 2019
To incentivise more participants in the Hobie 16 Youth World event the entry fee to 22nd Hobie 16 Youth World Championships at Captiva Island Florida has been reduced from USD$593.60 to USD$400. Due to the generous support from Hobie Cat Company, the youth entry fee has been reduced until 31st August 2019. The entry fee includes Entry into the 22nd Hobie 16 Youth World Championships in 2019 Event apparel for Skipper and Crew A new 22nd Hobie 16 Worlds special boat to compete during the Youth Worlds Souvenir Event Program for Skipper and Crew Tickets to class opening ceremony for Skipper and Crew Tickets to class closing ceremony for Skipper and […]
The calendar has turned to April – Spring is here in the US (well kind of…..) and things are shaping up for a great 22nd Hobie® 16 Worlds in Captiva Island, FL. Entries are looking good, more Masters and Youth would make things perfect! There is still time to enter and be sure to secure your room at the South Seas Resort. Sailing is the number one priority, and we will have a top notch group of on and off water personnel to make sure you have the best racing experience available! However, this article will focus a bit more on the off water “fun” factor for the event. The […]
With under 6 months to go before the 22nd Hobie World Championships in 2019, at Captiva Island, over 400 athletes have now registered.
With less than 7 months to the start of the 22nd Hobie 16 World Championships at Captiva Island, Florida we have started to attract some famous names from the past and stars of the future. This month we look at the Great Grand Masters, as we have Steve Leo USA and John Dinsdale FRA. Steve and John competed in the very first Hobie 16 World Championships in 1976 at Honolulu, Hawaii. 43 years later to the day, 6th November 1976 was the last day of the 1st Hobie World Championships, 6th November 2019 will be the 1st day of the Great Grand Masters. These two will be back out on […]