Nobi Nishii is the Hansa distributor for Japan and will assist with technical and sales enquiries. He is based in Osaka.
In 2016 there are 221 Hansa class boats, sailed by 45 sailing programs throughout Japan. Each year the Sailability clubs in Osaka, Enoshima, Okayama, Hiroshima and Mie and Kouchi hold regattas. Between 50 and 100 sailors compete in each event.
In Japan people of all abilities and experience enjoy sailing Hansa boats, bringing children and the local communities together to experience the excitement of sailing.