AG + spars moved to Rochefort in a 800m ² factory. Objective: to provide a spirit of service and quality a range of masts for sailing boats  7-30 feet.
The company was created by Jean François Nevo, general engineer and competition sailor (Match Racing and « Tour de France a la Voile » with Luc Pillot, 60 ‘trimaran with Loic Peyron on Fujifilm etc …)

It is technically supported by his brother Laurent, also sailor, who has extensive experience in the manufacture of masts and rigging for cruisers and one-design.


After one year, the results are very positive. We filled our business objectives and several renowned boat builders have trusted us as LATITUDE 46 for making masts TOFINOU or BENETEAU for the future First Class 7.5.

These successes are in addition to many yards we supply in Europe.
First gold medal at the paralympic games in 2.4 JI thanks to Damien Seguin.
Recruitment of Pierre Leboucher as engineer in charge of technical development. Future French representent in 470 with Vincent Garros at the olympic games.
Silver medal at the Olympic Games in 2.4 JI.
Purchase of the company 3L Tech, specialized in production of carbon tubes. Beginning of our colabaration with J Europe, by providing the bow sprits for the complete range.
Supplier of JPK 10.10 aluminum mast. New collaboration with Jacques Valere unusual and brilliant architect of the range of JPK. We had already worked with Jacques on F18 masts… world champion F18 this year.
Moving to our new factory in Saint Laurent de la Pree (La Rochelle), 930 M ² dedicated to AG + spars for the production of aluminum masts and 300 M2 3L Tech for carbon tubes.
Pierre and Vincent are Vice World Champions in 470. First year of our collaboration with J on J80 and J97 masts. Two JPK 10.10 equipped with our masts wins the Transquadra. First round of WORLD MATCH RACE TOUR for masts spars AG + (Blu 26 ST Moritz Match).