We would like to thank our sponsors for their on-going assistance and support, without which putting on an event of this scale would not be possible.

Thank you for helping to make the 21st Hobie® 16 World Championships a success.


Proud sponsors of the 21st Hobie16 World Championships.


The hotel covers an area of nearly 50,000 square meters, construction area of nearly 40,000 square meters, the hotel garden covers an area of 15,000 square meters.This five-star exclusive resort hotel has over 300 rooms including luxury rooms with sea views, luxury rooms with peak views, duplex suites and ManWan suites. It integrates into the Hakka culture and ocean style perfectly. There are a total of six meeting venues. The foursquare and practical multi-functional hall with no pillars in the middle and located on the second floor of the hotel can accommodate 500 guests for large-scale events like banquets and conferences.

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LIROS is recognized as a world leader in the manufacture of Hi-Tec yachting ropes, kitesurf cords, paragliding lines and a wide range of industrial cordage. With the new factory LIROS continue to manufacture in Germany in order that they can control every part of the production from start to finish. This factory is 10.000 square meters and has been layed out using the most modern flow systems which ensure maximum efficiency allowing LIROS to maintain its competitive position in the world of rope manufacturing.

All of the LIROS production is carefully monitored by experienced technicians during every stage of manufacture to ensure complete satisfaction in the most demanding applications.

The unique and new process to ‘LIROS NCS’ (Nano Coating System) has enabled us to improve the performance of the latest materials (PBO, Vectran® & Dyneema®) by thoroughly protecting them against the worst effects of abrasion as well as UV degradation. 

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Alessandro Marchi

Alessandro Marchi (TM) Rigid Inflatable Boats (AMRIB) are the embodiment of world class creativity and technology. Conceived using original state-of-the-art Italian design, engineered with the technical support of Italian designers, AMRIB successfully combines safety, comfort and performances while maintaining a reasonable price. Build with innovative construction techniques and hi-tech quality materials (Titanium Chemically Infused Fiberglass and Hypalon), Alessandro Marchi (TM) RIBs ranging from 9′ to 29′ are made to last for generations.

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Sandalwoods Resorts & Spa

Over the past 10 years, Sandalwoods has extended its reach into multi-brand hotels, resorts, resort apartments and tourism education. It established Sandalwoods Hot Spring Resort Hotel, and a large resort hotel— Dusit Thani Shuangyue Bay Resort Huizhou Guangdong. Sandalwoods is committed to discovering and creating values in the future. As an explorer for ways to live on holidays, it promoted 4 hotel brands, Grand Sandalwoods, Sandalwoods Boutique Hotel, Tanshe And Sandalwoods Resorts & Spa. It remains committed to leading the country in tourism resorts, high-end deluxe resort hotels, small boutique hotels and new ways to live on holidays.

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Into Image Advertising providing design and technical support for The 21st Hobie® 16 World Championships Dapeng China 2016

Lung Kei Sea

Lung Kei Sea sponsors of the event venue.


51 YUND promoting The 21st Hobie® 16 World Championships Dapeng China 2016 through its APP platform and student recruitment.

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Dong Dong Sports

Shenzhen Dongdong Sports Science & Culture Co.Ltd. was established in early 2014, the focus of the organisation is in the sports marketing strategy and consulting in the emerging sports industry in terms of market development and promotion, and also actively participates in sports science and technology. Shenzhen Dongdong Sports Science & Culture Co.Ltd strives to promote science and technology research and development sport. The company has a senior sports elite group at the core of the team who maintain close cooperation, who liaise with sports units throughout the country, international sports organisations, professional sports leagues and other relevant agencies. Relying on their extensive sports resources, international operation patterns, event promotion experience, Dongdong Company provides sports marketing and sports science services to the most comprehensive demands,including promoting the further development of sport, tourism and culture in China.

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Qiniang Mountain

Proud sponsors of the 21st Hobie 16 World Championships.

World Sailing

World Sailing is the world governing body for the sport of sailing, officially recognized by the International Olympic Committee (IOC).

World Sailing is responsible for:
the promotion of the sport internationally;
managing sailing at the Olympic and Paralympic Games;
developing the Racing Rules of Sailing and regulations for all sailing competitions;
the training of judges, umpires and other administrators; the development of the sport around the world;
and representing the sailors in all matters concerning the sport.

The principle members of World Sailing are the ‘Member National Authorities’ (MNAs) and the ‘Class Associations’.The MNAs are the national governing bodies for sailing around the world and all their contact details are available in the MNA section.

Over 100 Class Associations are members of World Sailing which means they are entitled to hold a World Championship – more information about the different types of boat and board is available in the Classes and Equipment section.

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Chinese Yachting Association

Proud to be associated with the 21st Hobie16 World Championships.

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IT Basecamp

IT Basecamp is a team of highly motivated individuals that have the right solutions for your business! They include the right solutions for software, hardware and infrastructure. Join us and sleep at night knowing your critical information is in good hands.

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