Touring/Recreational Kayak Paddles

Kayak Width Under 23" 24" - 28" 29"+
Paddler Height Recommended Paddle Length
Under 5'5" 210-220 cm 230 cm 230-240 cm
5'5" - 5'11" 220 cm 230 cm 230-240 cm
Over 6' 220-230 cm 230-240 cm 240 cm

Whitewater Kayak Paddles

Kayak Width Under 23" 24" - 28" 29"+
Paddler Height Recommended Paddle Length
Under 5'2" 188-194 cm
5'5" - 5'8" 190-196 cm
5'8" - 6'1" 192-200 cm
Over 6'1" 096-204 cm

Canoe Paddles

Torso Size Straight Shaft Canoe Paddle Length Bent Shaft Canoe Paddle Length
20" Youth 36" N/A
22" Youth 42" N/A
24" Youth 48" N/A
26" 51" or 52" 48"
28" 54" 50"
30" 56" or 57" 52"
32" 57" or 58" 54"
34" 60" 56"
36" 62" N/A
38" 64" N/A

SUP Paddles

Use Recommended Paddle Length
Surfing Add 7-8" to your height
Flatwater 8-10" to your height
Racing Add 10-12" to your height