The Nitro 80 is a southern monotype of 8 meters
Strong presence on the eastern Mediterranean basin is also found in La Rochelle or Lake Leman. This is a modern keelboat built unit in terms of Jacques FAUROUX by the Chantier CAPARROS.
The polyester shell with sandwich against mold is built infusion, a vacuum technique ensuring exceptional rigidity and weight savings. simple rig without running backstay, a spreader floor is placed on the keel.
From a displacement of 1,100 tons and a width of 2,48m, and equipped with central lifting eye and a lifting keel, the Nitro 80 is out of the water easily for the “quick sponge pre race “and carries on a trailer to all water bodies
With its taut lines, it reveals an impressive speed potential of the slightest breeze. Stiff to the canvas thanks to its ballast of 430kg is incisive upwind. It further accelerates the right to full take off downwind offering very quickly intoxicating snowboards.
Nitro 80 vivacity not only the enthusiasm purist sailor, but also boaters who prefer comfortable outings. Featuring a balanced sail plan, the Nitro 80est comfortable in the most versatile conditions and the most demanding of water.
Class on it is very active. The owners are grouped around a combination of “ASPRONITRO” and are found throughout the season on a 80 Nitro Challenge game that challenges each year Cup jealously guarded the Yacht Club de Cannes. He enrolled in Class “L” in regattas in “HN” (National Handicap). Formidable, it leaves little chance to his competitors for all other types of boats in this class.
Another major event in May, the National Nitro 80. Finally latest news, a new mold has released the site CAPARROS. Two units have already been taken since the beginning of the summer of 2011 and two more are being made with a water are planned for January 2012.