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Manufacturer's Description

Visit Werner's Sho-Gun page.

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

Werner Paddles Sho-Gun Carbon Core Whitewater Kayak Paddle - The Werner Sho-Gun kayak paddle is the ultimate creek and river running paddle. Featuring Werner's largest Performance Core design, the kayak paddle blades are bouyant in aerated later. Light and balanced, they create a clean catch that is immediately powerful and smooth through out the entire stroke. Water flows uninterrupted across the profile for effortless maneuvering. Impact-resistant Kevlar and a double layer of Dynel edging add durability. The quality one-piece carbon shaft is available in either straight or neutral bent shaft versions. With it's full-sized bladed and full-strength power, the Werner Sho-Gun kayak paddle is perfect for stronger, well conditioned paddlers.

- Outdoorplay

The Werner Sho-Gun Paddle is the ultimate creek and river running stick. The large blade design is balanced to create a clean catch that's immediately powerful and smooth throughout the entire stroke. 30 degree blade offset balances solid bracing with reduced wind resistance. Werner's largest blade design, the Sho-Gun offers ultimate performance with an exceptionally light, buoyant and quiet feel on the water. Impact Resistant Kevlar(TM) and a double layer of Dynel(TM) edging adds durability. Large blades are ideal for well-conditioned boaters who love running big rivers and creeks. Balanced blade design is smooth and powerful from catch to release.


Before rocketing down a swollen Sierra creek, unsheathe the Werner Sho-Gun Paddle for reduced fatigue, a powerful catch, and improved performance in aerated water. The full-sized carbon fiber blade design provides seasoned paddlers with the power they need to maneuver and roll in tough whitewater while the Neutral Bent Shaft aligns your wrists for less fatigue and greater control.

- Backcountry.com