This paddle is a very popular surfski and downwind blade. It has a good catch, excellent pull through and a smooth exit. This blade is excellent in moving, turbulent water. Mostly used by U16 woman as a sprint blade or woman for down river or as a surf ski blade.
Fiberglass shaft- most asked for shaft for recreation and surfski
Carbon shaft-most asked for shaft for flat water and marathon (40% carbon construction)
The paddle shaft can either be straight or it can be a split shaft and could then be adjusted in length and angle.