by Rich McVeigh
Hobie 16 and Hobie 18 North Americans commenced on Monday in Galveston, TX. After a long weather delay on Monday one race was completed in very light winds with large waves. Keeping the boat moving through the waves was the challenge of the day.
43 Hobie 16s and 12 Hobie 18s are competing. With one race completed Enrique Figueroa/Carla Malatrasi (PUR) lead the Hobie 16 class and Jim and Barbie Doty (USA) lead the Hobie 18 class.
Racing continues through Friday.
For results, click here