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22nd Hobie 16 World Championship

11/01/2019 - 2:30pm to 11/16/2019 - 2:30pm

The 22nd Hobie 16 World Championship at Captiva Island is November 1 - 16, 2019 bringing together sailors from all over the world to compete in three different world championship disciplines. Nearly 500 athletes from 25 countries will participate in the over two-week-long event off Captiva Island. 

This sailing competition includes Women's, Youth, and Open as well as Masters Cup, Grand Masters Cup, and Great Grand Masters Cup. Each sailor will use brand-new identical boats for the races, provided by Hobie Cat Company. 

The Hobie 16 World Championship returns to the U.S. in 2019 for the first time in 35 years. The event was first started in 1976 by the leading manufacturer of premium sailboats, kayaks, and other watersports products. 

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