2019 Hobie Mirage Tandem Island
Full Description2019 Hobie Mirage Tandem Island
Sailing has never seemed so simple. When the wind blows, the Tandem Island flies across the water, powered by an expansive, easily tended mainsail.
Hop aboard with a friend. With dual MirageDrives providing pedal power, maneuvering is a snap even when the zephyrs subside. The central hull is pure high-end Hobie with all the expected features: multiple Twist and Seal hatches; a large bow hatch for below-decks storage; lever-operated rudder and centerboard deployment; and dual rudder control. This is Hobie’s ultimate fish hunter, capable of marlin teasing trolling speeds.
Features may include:Molded Carrying Handle
Ergonomic handles fitted to stainless padeyes make portaging easier and more comfortable.Large Bow Hatch
Enables easy access to the bow's stowage compartment. A security strap with a detachable clip tethers the hatch; abovedeck, Bungee® cords secure extra gear.MirageDrive 180 with ST Turbo Fins
Revolutionary hands-free propulsion system. When pedaled, the flexible fins assume the shape of a propeller blade, providing forward motion with each pedal stroke.Mesh Stowage Pocket
Easy access and safe stowage for the things you reach for most. Now made with rubber for improved durability.8" Twist and Seal Hatch
An efficient corkscrew mechanism ratchets down this hatch, keeping stowed items secure irrespective of the sea state. The lid is permanently attached to its base via a hinge, so you don't have to worry about leaving it at last night's campground.Rudder Up/Down Control
Cold, hot or somewhere in between--we've got a convenient spot for your favorite beverage.Kick-up Centerboard
Built-in, fully retractable, kick-up centerboardVantage CT Seating
New state-of-the-art design, with 4-way adjustablity for more comfort in the cockpit or on the beach, Enjoy breathability, infinite flexibility and better visibility.