Watch most all creek boat videos today, or footage where the paddler is being swallowed by massive holes amidst canyon walls. Now what paddle do they have? Trusted on the hardest runs in the world and those firing up the hardest line on their local run are the Werner river running paddles. The Sherpa and its larger counterpart the Powerhouse offer Bomber reliability, tested and proven where it counts.
Paddles that offer Premium Performance give you the right combination of light weight, stiffness and durability. Our most impact resistant paddles.
Dihedral blade shape was created to direct water to flow evenly off each side of the blade creating a smooth and stable stroke.
Asymmetrical kayak blades are designed for a balanced stroke, reducing torque or twisting of the blade.
Our most impact and abrasion resistant blades, with fiberglass construction are known for durability.
With a more pronounced tip and more surface area above the center of the blade, this design is optimized for a better forward stroke.
Bomber=Reliability. Handcrafted in Sultan WA gives us an advantage no other can match. Confidence along from strength, combined with perfected texture, flex and light weight.
Available in Small or Standard diameter. Dial in your fit for better control, more comfort and less fatigue. Ladies tend to like the feel of small shaft.
Built for the rigors of the whitewater environment, our fiberglass shafts have the highest level of strength.
Align your wrists in a more ergonomic position; reduce fatigue gain the confidence of full hand contact. Neutral Bent means blade, ferrule and grip in a straight line for a familiar feel of a straight shaft.
Developed with the right amount of flex, our carbon bent shafts are handcrafted with pride and focus.
Easier travel or the ability to store under deck lines for Coastal Play. The center ferrule (Joint) is a traditional stainless steel button system. Choose from feather options of L45-0-R45 or L30-R45.
Bring bomber reliability on the plane or stow it in your boat for safety. The center ferrule (Joint) is a traditional stainless steel button system. Choose from feather options of L45-0-R45 or L30-R45. The shaft to paddle joint is a stainless steel button system for an easy secure fit.
|Shaft Option||Pieces||Weight Grams||Weight Ounces||Length Range|
|Straight||1 Piece||985g.||34.75oz.||158cm to 230cm in 1cm increments.|
|Straight||2 Piece||n/a||n/a||158cm to 230cm in 1cm increments.|
|Straight||4 Piece||1155g.||40.75oz.||194, 197, 200, 203, 206, 209 only.|
|Bent||1 Piece||1056g.||37.25oz.||185cm to 200cm in 1cm increments|
|Feather Angle||Fixed. L or R. 0 to 90 in 5 degree increments.|
|Blade Surface Area||680 cm2|
|Blade Length x Width||46cm x 19.5cm|
A love for paddling together turned the family garage into a workshop and started the journey. Follow the decades of experience that shape Ultimate Paddle Performance today.