The hobycat boats are originally from the Polinedian island, double small hulls, connected with a pipe construction, the speed good up to over 18 knots.
shots taken during training hours on the 16th, intercuts and close ups of several hobby cats, also turning around of the strong wind 2nd part of roll-
start of the race on the 17th, with the Hague beach sailing club in the background, shots of the race.
continue of the race and close ups of hobbycat passing by rounding the boy, by no 6250, leading (Paulo of France) followed by no 2.
shots of finishing the two first hobbycats finishing of the others
dope; for the first time there was a international regatta organised of the famous small ships "Hobby cats" q the event was held near the Hague beach sailing club on the beach of Scheveningen about 15 boats where on the start and they will sail for two days Boat no, name and country; 1630-Dinsdale-France. 4027-Vanderhorst Swiss 6217-Lenman-USA. 6221-Bachhausen- Germany. 6231-Vogel-Swisex. 6234-Roberts-France.6250-Paulo-France. 6271-Stekelenburg-Holland.9005-Christian-Germany.9018-Eggink-Holland. 9022-Everts-Holland.6251-Schuitema Holland.4922-Schubert-Germany. 6237-Hus-Holland.9056-v.Duyn-Holland.9047-Motte-Belgian.9037-Bachhausen-Germany. 6267-Schmitz-Germany.
??? 3 last race on 12th shots of preparation 2 toot - and finish, cutaways - gale warning force 7. damage cat returns
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Background: The hobycat boats are originally from the Polinedian island, double small hulls, connected with a pipe construction, the speed good up to over 18 knots. Beach sailing is a sport form the last years on the Dutch coast, mainly because of the strong waves and strong currents for the Dutch coast, the authorities did not wanted to give the permission as they expected to match accidents. However the several well and strong organised sailing clubs along the beaches have proved that it to a perfect save sport.