When a rivers current, gradient and boulder gardens create whitewater the paddling environment becomes rugged. The stand-up paddlers that navigate the rapids, plays the waves, understand this, but still want the best performance possible in their paddle. Designed specific for whitewater, Werner's buoyant, full carbon, blade floats higher for faster strokes and more confident bracing. Werner's thickest Dynel® edging, of any SUP model, is highly abrasion and impact resistant, further protecting the carbon blades. Available in carbon Straight Shaft in fixed length for lightest weight, Performance Adjustable or Performance Travel (3-piece) to break down into inflatable SUP bags.