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Stikine WWFoam Core Name:
Stikine WWFoam Core

River Running

Stikine | mid-size blade

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

    To learn more about the Stikine check out this video

    The Stikine's Performance Core blades are the ultimate creek and river running design. The mid size blade design is powerful and fits a variety of kayakers. It's light and buoyant in aerated water and the balanced blade design is smooth from catch to release. Impact resistant Kevlar(tm) and a double layer of Dynel(tm) edging gives this paddle it's added durability and Werner's legendary bomber strength.

    • Mid-size Performance Core blade design is powerful and fits a variety of kayakers
    • Balanced blade design is smooth and powerful from catch to release
    • Impact Resistant Kevlar(tm) and a double layer of Dynel(tm) edging adds durability
    • Available in straight or neutral bent; standard or small diameter
    • Werner's legendary bomber strength
    Surface Area 680 sq cm
    Blade Length x Width 46 x 19.5 cm
    Weight for 197cm
    Straight Shaft 992g/32.5oz
    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 River Running & Creeking Blade

    • Blade design is evenly balanced so the catch is clean, immediately powerful, and smooth through out the entire stroke
    • 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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