The 2020 Cabrinha Contra allows kiteboarding in the lightest wind conditions possible.
Light wind used to be considered the archenemy of kiteboarding. That was until Cabrinha introduced the Contra light wind kite with its unmatched efficiency and performance combination. Every riding style and discipline now has a kite to bridge your riding into the light wind arena.
The Contra’s light weight 3-strut hybrid design performs incredible things in what used to be known as the unrideable realm. A true light wind performer in any and all riding categories.
|Size||Wind Range (Knots)||Wind Range (MPH)|
|13m||8 - 17||9 - 20|
|15m||7 - 15||8 - 17|
|17m||6 - 14||7 - 16|
|19m||5 - 12||6 - 14|
3 Strut, Hybrid design, Low drag wing tips, Draft forward profiles
- NEW Nano Ripstop canopy, the new bench mark in durability, stability & responsiveness
- NEW Optimized Dacron layout for reduced weight & improved handling charecteristics
- NEW Agile and faster steering for increased power delivery
- NEW Refined low end performance for better upwind ability
- NEW Lighter bar pressure for effortless big kite control
- Pure Profile Panels for efficient aerodynamics
- Strategic canopy reinforcements in the high stress areas
- High Tenacity Dacron for enhanced arc stability
- Excellent performance across all riding styles
- Effortless relaunch in the lightest of wind conditions
This kite is registered with the IKA for Formula Kite Racing and can be used for the Youth Olympic Games and its qualifier events.
The 2020 Cabrinha Quickloop Control Bar:
The Quickloop Overdrive 1X Trimlite is a highly refined control system with universal compatibility. From its soft and ergonomic adjustable bar ends to its light weight cleat trim and 1X security system, the Quickloop Overdrive 1X Trimlite is a high performance and feature rich method of kite control. What makes the Quickloop Overdrive 1X superior to other systems is its accurate ergonomics and its well thought out form factor. The security system is intuitive, operates without effort and is integrated seamlessly into the design.
The 1X Overdrive Trimlite control system is designed for every rider from beginner to pro who uses an inflatable kite with a single line (1X) compatible method of security. Adjustable bar length and a cleat trim are a priority.
A multi-function ergonomic adjustable control bar with Cabrinha’s 1X security, Quickloop connection and Trimlite trim system.
NEW Easy adjust Overdrive bar end with 8cm width and leader adjustment
NEW Fully retracting bungee line retainer
NEW Soft, yet durable and ergonomic injection EVA bar ends with flex grooves
Asymmetric design with superior comfort and traction for enhanced grip
Simple and clean system
Universal Quickloop connection
Durable stainless steel cleat
Integrated bungee in trim line to reduce tail