The Hobie 16 is easily one of the most recognizable sailboats in the world and is still made year after year in Oceanside, California. For those that sailed a Hobie 16 sailboat in the past, yes, the thrills are still the same! The sailboat is unchanged except for some newer and easier-to-use hardware.
The Hobie 16 represents both heritage and fun for the future. Though it has a LOT of power, it takes some time to learn how to squeeze the speed out of it. Hobie 16's double trapeze setup is just begging for a friend to blast around! Still using fiberglass production means, the sailboat is light and stiff yet still very tough. The Hobie 16 is for you when no other boat will do.
Freight and Setup Costs May Apply