Jason Hess and Irene Abascal won the 2014 HOBIE 16 OPEN NORTH AMERICAN CHAMPIONSHIPS organized at Lewes Yacht Club, Delaware Bay, USA. With a score of only 12 points they secured a spot for Puerto Rico at the first Hobie 16 2015 Pan Am Games Qualifier.
Silver was won by Mark and Grace Modderman (USA) with 45 points and the Bronze was claimed by Pedro Colon and Monica Cabrera (PUR) with 47 points. Colon and Cabrera equaled points with Dan Borg and Liana Giovando (CAN), but won the tiebreaker by winning a race. Organizer Canada receives a free ride in all classes that participate at the Toronto 2015 Panam Games.