Quantum Sails Brasil

Address:

Av. Juca Batista, 3250 Bloco A Bairro Ipanema
Porto Alegre,
Brasil

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Phone

Main: 55 51 3266 0523
Secondary: 55 51 3241 1777
Fax: 55 51 3266 0523

Hours

8:30h – 12:00h
13:30h – 18:00h

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About Quantum Sails Brasil

It’s one thing to make exceptional sails, but at Quantum Sails South America we go even further by making your challenges our own. With superior and personalized customer service, our sail consultants are with you every step of the way as loyal advisers, friends, and fellow sailors.

Located in southern Brazil in Porto Alegre, our loft was founded by brothers Alexandre and Roberto Parededa with father José Adolfo Paradeda. All are passionate sailors with several years experience in sail production. We sell, design and build the full-line of Quantum® sails in South America including racing, cruising and one design products.

In our Service Department, we provide a full range of professional sail care and repair services for sails and canvas – from simple repairs to precise sail re-cuts. The first step for any project is an understanding of your needs and an evaluation in order to provide you with an accurate, up-front estimate of time and cost.

Services Include

  • Quantum Sails: racing, cruising and one design
  • Sail and canvas service and repairs
  • Alterations and recuts
  • Measuring, surveying
  • Cleaning and storage

Meet Your Quantum Team

At Quantum, we’re connected to sailors everywhere by our love of sailing and the belief that facing a challenge head on is infinitely rewarding. With a desire to serve and problem-solving approach, our local team is dedicated to being a trusted resource for all your sailing needs. We look forward to earning your business.

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Alexandre Paradeda

Alexandre Paradeda is co-owner and founder of Pro Nautic, a sailmaking business created with his brother Roberto in 2004. Alexandre is a professional sailor, actively engaged with the sailing industry since 1997.

He is currently the coach of the Brazilian 470 representative for the 2016 Olympic games. Alexandre also serves as the youth sailing technical director for the Brazilian Confederation and is vice commodore of Club dos Jangadeiros in Porto Alegre.

Alexandre is a professional sailor with expertise in several one design classes including Optimist, Snipe, 420, 470 and the 49er as well as off shore sailing.

Basic info
  • Nationality: Brazil
Fluency

Portuguese, English

Career highlights
  • Snipe National Champion (1992 – 95, 96, 97, 98, 2001, 2004, 2011, 2014, 2015)
  • Snipe South American Champion (1992, 95, 2009, 2014)
  • Snipe World Champion 2001
  • Pan American medals (silver 1999, gold 2007)
  • Snipe Western Hemisphere Champion 2004
  • Snipe North America Champion 2001
  • Snipe Midwinter Champion 2001
  • 470 National Champions (96, 97, 98, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2006)
  • 470 South America Champion (91, 96, 99, 2002, 2004)
  • 470 Participation Olympic Games (2000, 2004)
  • Carabelli 30 National Champion2014
  • J/24 European Champion 2007
  • Soling South America Champion 2003
Roberto Paradeda

Roberto Paradeda is co-owner and founder of Pro Nautic, a sailmaking business created with his brother Alexandre in 2004. A business administration graduate, Roberto is responsible for all technical aspects and manufacturing for the sail division.

Roberto is a professional sailor with expertise in several one design classes including the 420, Optimist, Snipe and Carabelli 30 as well as off shore sailing. He is a 420 class coach.

Basic info
  • Nationality: Brazil
Fluency

Portuguese, English

Career highlights
  • Snipe Junior World Champion 1997
  • Snipe National Champion 2004
  • 420 National Champion 2007
  • 420 South American Champion 2006
  • 470 National Champion (2001, 2002)
  • 470 South America Champion 2002
  • ORC 600 Ilhabela Sailing Week 2010
  • Carabelli 30 Ilhabela Sailing Week Champion (2012, 2013, 2015)
  • ORC "Copa del Rey" – Palma de Mallorca – 1997
  • Melges 32 Key West - 2013