The Delta Whitewater Paddle (4-Piece Breakdown) is perfect for any whitewater situation and is designed around the needs of challenging river running. Our Carbon Polymer blade and Carbon Fiber shaft are engineered to strike the optimal balance between weight, durability, and efficient paddling strokes. Forgiving medium power blade outline with an advanced high performance dihedral for control, precision, and extremely efficient stroke with less effort and drag through the water. It has a super low swing weight and you get all the power you could possibly need from the large surface design. The center ferrule (joint) and shaft to paddle ferrule is a traditional stainless steel button system for an easy secure fit.