kanoistickeCanoe paddle – sit or kneel down in the boat, put the paddle with its handle on the bottom and the blade should begin at your eye level. For inflatable boats, add the thickness of the inflated bottom.

draci padlo - maxDragon paddle – maximum length – the paddle should end three fingers under your armpit.

draci padlo minDragon paddle – minimum length – sit on a bench, put the paddle next to you and your fingers should clench the paddle handle comfortably.

Kayak paddle

kajak

the picture shows the correct hold of the paddle, the elbows form a right angle. The length is determined by the type of the kayak in use and the paddling method. Generally, the length can be determined by the following chart:

Body height
paddle length - tourism
160 cm 195 cm
170 cm  200 cm
180 cm 210 cm
190 cm 220 cm

Paddel für SUP

Body height  paddle length - tourism
160 cm 185 cm
170 cm  195 cm
180 cm 205 cm
190 cm 215 cm


SUP1   SUP2
Put the paddle with its blade on the floor;
your fingers should clench the handle comfortably.
or Put the paddle with its handle on the floor;
the blade should begin at your eye level.