The X-Treme 32 all-round racing boat.
The X-Treme 32 all-round racing boat.

The X-Treme 32 all-round racing boat features a pre-preg carbon fiber helm with an epoxy foam core. The mast and boom are also made of carbon fiber according to Diab, which supplied its Divinycell HM for the core.

The new boat is expected to do the Cape to Rio Ocean Race in just 12 days.

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