The 2020 Cabrinha CONTRA Kite is an all-round, high performance, 3 strut, hybrid light wind kite with low drag wingtips and a draft forward profile that turns mediocre conditions into memorable sessions. New for 2020, the Contra brings significant improvements to its material construction and low wind performance. The new Nano ripstop canopy. Plasma treatment, and optimized Dacron layout bring increased tear strength, improved longevity, and enhanced stability to extend the life and performance of the kite. In 2020, the Contra is also more agile and quick to respond with improved low-end performance and upwind ability, and lighter bar pressure. The Contra is a kite that satisfies the needs of any rider regardless of skill level or riding style. With unparalleled efficiency and jaw-dropping relaunch reliability, the Contra makes it happen when other kites are falling out of the sky.
THE FORCE TAKEAWAY
We recommend the Contra to riders of all disciplines and abilities who want to spend more time riding and less time waiting for the wind to pick up.
CABRINHA'S PRODUCT DESCRIPTION: PERFORMANCE LIGHTWIND / FREERIDE
13, 15, 17, 19
3 Strut, Hybrid design, Low drag wing tips, draft forward profile
Perfect for any rider that wants to extend their game into the lightwind arena with a responsive, lightwind kite.
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 lightweight 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.
• 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