Hobie Centre

Hobie Authorised Dealer for 15 years

  • We offer a personal service
  • On the water demos on the range of Hobie Cats and Kayaks.
  • We will guide you to your perfect boat.
  • Advice on the best accessories for your boat, from spinnakers to trailer and covers.
  • Advice on how best to transport and store you kayak.
  • A boat handover is included with every purchase, we will show you around your new Hobie, fit any accessories and take you out on the water.

Why buy a Hobie from The Hobie Centre?

Our staff are experts on anything Hobie, we are not just a retail outlet we have tested every product and we know how it works.  Once you own a Hobie, you can be assured of full product support and availability of spares and accessories.  We can also offer preferential rates on any watersports kit you might need to get you on the water from buoyancy aids to drysuits.

Our Team

Our Hobie team of dedicated professionals ensures that our customers get accurate and timely replies to any questions they may have about Hobie products and/ or services. Our Customer Support Specialists have used these products over 15 years, so they have a first hand experience in the customer's viewpoint.


Opening Times

Sunday - Closed
Monday- Closed
Tuesday - 9.00am- 5.30pm
Wednesday - 9.00am - 5.30pm
Thursday - 9.00am - 5.30pm
Friday - 9.00am - 5.30pm
Saturday - 9.00am - 5.30pm

Staff & Directors of Hobie Centre

We race Hobie, we kayak Hobie, we sail Hobie, we teach Hobie, we know Hobie and we love Hobie. This means that we are well equipped to guide you towards your perfect boat, just let us know what kind of sailing/kayaking you would like to do, who with and where. We will help you to choose the right boat.


Steve Beard

Hobie Dealer for 14 years

Keen Hobie Cat Sailor 

Extensive knowledge and expertise

17 years experience teaching sailing.

RYA Multihull Coach Assesor



Hazel Beard

Hobie Dealer for 14 years

Keen Hobie Cat Sailor

Extensive knowledge and expertise

RYA instructor

Marketing Coordinator

Company Secretary


Kristian Robertshaw

Hobie Dealer for 10 years

Keen Hobie Kayaker/Cat Sailor

Extensive knowledge and expertise

10 years experience teaching sailing.

RYA Senior Instructor