The Hobie Way of Life, Since 1950

In 1950, Hobie Alter shaped his first surfboard in his parents’ garage in Laguna Beach, California. His visionary designs challenged the limits of watersports and inspired a culture of ingenuity and craftsmanship that lives on today.

From surfboards and world-class catamarans, to revolutionary kayaks and stand-up pedalboards, Hobie is driven by a passion for delivering the most advanced, enjoyable and accessible watersport products available. The Hobie brand continues to be synonymous with leading-edge adventure on the water.

Today, Hobie’s passion for the water is built into every product we make. Based in Oceanside, CA, with dealers, distributors, and partners around the world, Hobie is steadfast in its unwavering commitment to unsurpassed quality, expert craftsmanship and superior performance. Built to go far and get you there fast. Live the Hobie way of life.