Xiamen University

Xiamen named as potential site for 2015 Hobie Cat 16 sailing race

Hobie Cat 16 World Sailing Championships (File photo)   With Xiamen’s extensive beach areas and excellent sailing conditions, the selection committee for the world’s largest sailing catamaran class, Hobie 16, has included the Xiamen as a potential site for the class 2015 World Championships.   With over 100,000 Hobie Cat 16s built, it is the world’s largest catamaran class with competitions held on every continent and in all major sailing venues. The annual World Championships bring competitors from every continent for extreme