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Double Diamond Foam Core Name:
Double Diamond Foam Core

Play Paddles

Double Diamond | mid-size blade

  • MSRP:
    Straight Shaft $415
    Neutral Bent Shaft $525
    (prices are in U.S. currency)

    The Double Diamond is the ultimate paddle for serious play boaters. It offers the right combination of powerful down turned blades and light buoyant strokes needed to master technical freestyle moves.

    • Performance Core blades are light and buoyant in aerated water
    • Enhances play boating moves and rolling
    • Down turned blades have a powerful catch that responds and releases on demand
    • Impact Resistant Kevlar(tm) and a double layer of Dynel(tm) edging adds durability
    • Available in straight or neutral bent; standard or small diameter
    Surface Area 700 sq cm
    Blade Length x Width 48 x 19.5cm
    Weight for 197cm
    Straight Shaft 992g/35oz
    Neutral Bent Shaft 1049g/37oz
    Recommended Length 191-200cm
    Available Lengths:
    Straight Shaft 185-206cm
    Neutral Bent Shaft 188-203cm


    Create a custom fitting paddle to increase your performance, reduce your fatigue and have more fun on the water. All Whitewater Performance Core paddles come standard with our Performance Core blade design. You choose Straight Shaft or Neutral Bent Shaft; in either our Standard or Small Diameter shafts. Then use your height and boat width to determine the correct paddle length. Visit Werner's Fit Guide to customize your paddle.


    Mid-sized Playboating Blade

    • Down turned blades enter the water sooner for more initial power & won't trip up on your boat
    • Mid-sized blades fit the widest range of kayakers

    Performance Core WW Cross Section

    • Water flows uninterrupted across the performance core profile creating smooth and effortless maneuvering strokes

    Performance Core WW Blade Design

    • Light and buoyant in aerated water
    • Enhances bracing and rolling
    • Impact resistant Kevlar and tough Dynel edging

    Straight Shaft

    • More traditional feeling and generally less expensive.
    • The lightest weight option available.
    • Continuous length allows for easy hand movement.

    Neutral Bent Shaft

    • Neutral bent shafts naturally aligns wrists to reduce fatigue
    • More hand to shaft contact for increased control
    • Immediate comfort and reduced strain with lighter grip
    • Light weight with Werner durability
    • Balanced for precise control and comfort

    Standard and Small Diameter Shaft

    • Two shaft sizes ensure you get a proper fit.
    • A good fit allows you to use a light grip, reducing fatigue and increasing comfort and performance.
    • Hands larger than 7” fit our Standard Shaft.
    • Hands smaller than 6.5” fit our Small Shaft
    • Hands between 6.5” and 7” - try both!

    Correct Length

    • Locate the closest combination of paddling style and paddler height listed.
    • Add length for inflatable and sit-on-top kayaks
    • Use this chart as a starting point and contact a Werner representative for more information if needed 800.275.3311.

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