Dependable, robust river running paddles at an affordable price, Werner Rio are among the most popular beginner white water paddles on the market. These paddles are no frills, but the fiberglass reinforced, nylon blades give you minimal flutter and smooth power transition.
Whether you’re starting out in white water, or looking to hone your skills on the river, Aqua-Bound Shred range has a paddle for you. The whole range is designed around solid nylon blades, with either fiberglass or carbon reinforcement. This robustness gives you a paddle which endures even the most abusive river runs.
Designed for playboaters, where direct, immediate power and a high stroke rate are of utmost importance, Werner Side Kick’s downturned blades are ridiculously powerful and enormously playful. These paddles were designed alongside their smaller counterpart, the Player, for those ripping up the waves or throwing trips downriver.
The Grand Canyon of the Stikine, in Canada, sets the mark for demanding, walled in grade five white water. Big rapids and demanding environments call for the best and the Werner Stikine paddle delivers high power strokes and effortless linked strokes, so you can focus on the line ahead.
A firm favorite among smaller build paddlers, Werner Twist is the small blade version of the Side Kick and Player range. This top of the line white water paddle uses the same down turned blade technology to give you direct and powerful strokes, while allowing for a high stroke rate and immediate catch and release.
The sherpas that work around the Himalayas have been an integral part of many of the most enterprising white water expeditions. These trips have changed the face of white water for generations to come. Reliable, solid and exactly what you want in a tricky situation, the Werner Sherpas are aptly named after these incredible peoples.
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