Emergency Kayak Paddle or Four Piece Kayak Paddle
The Werner Sherpa 4 Piece Straight Shaft is a whitewater kayak paddle that is built to deliver some of the highest levels of performance. Whilst Whitewater kayaking, it is highly recommended to carry a split kayak paddle, as in the event of a capsize you still need to be able to finish the trip and get off the river safely.
Werner Paddles designed the Sherpa Straight Shaft as a top end whitewater kayak paddle, it featrues mid sized blades for reasonable levels of power. This kayak paddle also incorporates a 4 piece design. This enables it to break down to create a four piece kayak paddle which is small and compact. The paddle shaft also features ovalized grips to indicate the correct position of the paddle blades in relation to the hands. The small compact size of this emergency paddle, ensures that it will also fit in the smallest of river running kayaks. The Werner Sherpa incorporates a glassfibre paddle shaft which is then paired with a set of asymmetric glassfibre paddle blades. The paddle blades then increase in thickness twice, as you get closer to the ends. This ensures that the balance between weight and durability is near perfect. The paddle shaft then splits in three locations, firstly in the centre and then right on the ends between the blade and shaft. Each joint is featured with a simple push button design. This can be easily actioned even in the coldest of weather.
The Werner Powerhouse 4 Piece Straight Shaft, a whitewater 4 piece kayak paddle that is designed to perform to the highest possible standards. This 4 piece kayak paddle also falls into the banner of kayaking safety gear, as it can be stowed in the rear of your kayak with ease. A split kayak paddle is essential whilst whitewater kayaking, as if you let go of your paddle after capsizing you still need to be able to get off the river safely. The Werner Powerhouse features a fiberglass paddle shaft; these are then fitted with a pair of asymmetric fiberglass paddle blades. The paddle shaft has a central joint and then two further joints adjacent to the blades.
The Palm Maverick G1 4-Piece is the perfect emergency kayak paddle whilst out on your whitewater kayaking adventures. This split kayak paddles breaks down to four pieces; they are easily stored in even the shortest of river running kayaks. In the event of capsizing, if you let go of your regular kayak paddle and it carries on without you. Don’t despair, as this split kayak paddle will keep you moving onwards. The Palm Maverick G1 4-piece features a polypropylene paddle blade which has been reinforced with glass fibre, the paddle blades are then mounted on a fiberglass paddle shaft. This split kayak paddle will also break down into 4 pieces. The split system is controlled by three small press buttons which is easy to operate even in the coldest of conditions.
The Sherpa is an exceptionally smooth and responsive river running design. The mid size blades are evenly balanced to create a clean catch that is powerful and smooth throughout the entire stroke. Mid size blades are powerful but won't wear you out. Balanced blade design for smooth strokes. Ideal for all round river running and moderate play boating. Premium Performance uses material choice and manufacturing skill to allow for a perfect combination of light swing weight and stiffness. Fibreglass blade construction gives you a compromise between swing weight and value.
The Streamlyte Freeway Premier is a high-end composite paddle that is ideal for white water kayaking. The blades are made from a diolen / glass fibre mix with carbon fibre reinforced tip and core for added stiffness and durability. These great blades are mounted on a heavy-duty straight fibreglass shaft, and is available in a variety of different lengths.
The Creeker whitewater kayak paddle blade is designed to be a great all-round paddle that is smooth and well balanced. The glass blades are tough and hard-wearing and are a great match for those paddling on the harsh UK rivers and those who are still learning.
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