The team to represent Australia at the 8th Hobie® Fishing World Championship presented by Daiwa, which will be held on the Gold Coast in Queensland (Qld), Australia, was announced in Huskisson, NSW, Australia today.

The Australia team was selected from the top eight anglers in the Hobie Kayak Bream Series 10 Angler of the Year pointscore. The standings were calculated from an angler’s best five tournament finishes in the eleven round, national series.

The Australia team for 2019 is: Kris Hickson (NSW); Jack Gammie (NSW); Glenn Allen (NSW); Simon Morley (NSW); Tyson Hayes (Qld); David Shanahan (Vic); Andrew Hancox (NSW) and Richard Benson (NSW). Mark Young (NSW), also received a place in Hobie Fishing Worlds 8 (HFW8) by winning the “Anglers Choice Award” at the last world championship in Amal, Sweden in 2018.

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Hobie H-Crates

The Hobie H-Crate allows anglers to easily orgainse their fishing gear, within easy reach, while expanding the available H-Rail space on their Hobie kayak. Heavy duty adjustable straps allow for quick installation and removal.