Werner Sherpa Carbon
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If running rivers and ripping up a wave or two gets you super-stoked, try the Werner Sherpa Carbon Paddle. The mid-sized, evenly-balanced blades create a clean catch that's powerful and smooth throughout the entire stroke, and the bent shaft naturally aligns your wrists to reduce fatigue as you take on uncharted narrows on the river.
Werner Sherpa Carbon Whitewater Kayak Paddle - The Werner Sherpa kayak paddle is an exceptionally smooth and responsive river running design. The mid size blades fit the widest range of kayakers. Evenly balanced, the Werner Sherpa kayak paddle creates a clean catch that remains powerful and smooth throughout the entire stroke. A slight dihedral offers the right combination for effortless maneuvering strokes with minimal flutter. Rightfully known as bomber, the high quality carbon weave materials make for the lightest and strongest paddle available. The one-piece shaft is available in either straight or neutral bent shaft versions. If you like running rivers and ripping up a wave or two, the Werner Sherpa kayak paddle is a great choice.
The Sherpa is an amazingly smooth and responsive moderate play boat and river running design. The blades are evenly balanced so the catch is clean and immediately powerful while smooth through out the entire stroke. The Neutral Bent Shaft positions your hands for the best balance, comfort and control, helping to reduce arm fatigue.Specs: Features: * Mid-sized blades, ideal for river running and moderate freestyle. * Balanced blade design and stroke. * Powerful and smooth from catch to release. * Lightweight and responsive. Blade Specs: * Carbon * Size: 46x19.5cm, 18.1"x 7.7" * 680sq cm * Asymetrical Shaft Specs: * Carbon * Neutral Bent Shaft * 45deg Feather * Right Hand Control Paddle Weight: * 964g (34oz) at 197cm
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Mid-size BladeSurface Area: 680 sq inBlade Length x Width: 46 x 19.5 cmWeight for 197 (Straight Shaft): 936 g / 33 ozWeight for 197 (Neutral Bent Shaft): 992 g / 35 ozRecommended Length: 191 - 200 cmAvailable Length (Straight Shaft): 185 - 206 cm Available Length (Neutral Bent Shaft): 188 - 203 cm Features & Options: Performance WW Carbon Laminate Cross Section A slight dihedral offers the right combination for both smooth maneuvering strokes and a powerful forward strokeHigh quality carbon weave materials for the lightest strongest paddle available Mid-sized River Running & Creeking Blade Blade design is evenly balanced so the catch is clean, immediately powerful, and smooth through out the entire strokeMid-sized blades fit the widest range of kayakers Straight Shaft More traditional feeling and generally less expensive.The lightest weight option available.Continuous length allows for easy hand movement. Standard and Small Diameter Shaft Two shaft sizes ensure you get a proper fit.A good fit allows you to use a light grip, reducing fatigue and increasing comfort and performance.Hands larger than 7 fit our Standard Shaft.Hands smaller than 6.5 fit our Small ShaftHands between 6.5 and 7 - try both! Correct Length Locate the closest combination of paddler height and boat width listed.Narrower boats or shorter paddlers subtract 5cm for high angle and 10cm for low angle.Add length for wider boats and sit-on-tops
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