Reduced fee for Hobie 16 Youth Champs

Published on June 6th, 2019

To incentivize more participants in the Hobie 16 Youth World event, the entry fee for the 22nd Hobie 16 Youth World Championships at Captiva Island, Florida has been reduced to USD$400 from USD$500. Due to the generous support from Hobie Cat Company, for a limited time, the youth entry fee has been reduced until August 31, 2019.

The entry fee includes
• Entry into the 22nd Hobie 16 Youth World Championships in 2019
• Event apparel for Skipper and Crew
• Use of a new 22nd Hobie 16 Worlds special boat for the Youth Worlds competition
• Souvenir Event Program for Skipper and Crew
• Tickets to event opening ceremony for Skipper and Crew
• Tickets to event closing ceremony for Skipper and Crew (Additional tickets to opening and closing ceremonies will be available for purchase at registration.
• The opportunity to become Youth World Champion
• A lifetime of memories

For youth wishing an accompanying letter requesting assistance to attend the world champions, contact

The Hobie Class Association of North America (HCANA) have made available $10,000 to assist North American Youth Hobie sailors attend the Hobie 16 World Championships. Up to 10 sailors will receive a maximum of $1,000 towards their entry, accommodation and travel to the Hobie 16 Worlds in Captiva. Hobie youth sailors can contact their divisional chair person for more information.

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Source: International Hobie® Class Association

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