Surge

A sudden powerful movement through the river.

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Surge

For those paddlers seeking the utmost power and dependable catch in a high impact resistant fiberglass layup. Tested by some of the best expedition kayakers in the world on some of the most demanding rivers. The Surge delivers confidence with every stroke.

  • Increased blade to shaft offset for more verticality through the power phase.
  • Design offers stroke versatility for everyday use.
  • Legendary bomber reliability with high impact fiberglass blades.
  • Optimized flex and strength. Designed for your body to feel strain free without giving up Bomber reliability.
  • Choose our fiberglass Straight or carbon Neutral Bent shaft in Standard Diameter or Small Diameter.
  • Dihedral allows for smooth and stable forward paddling, a core philosophy for Werner.
  • Custom shaped, low profile, reinforcement spine allows for enhanced blade maneuverability when linking several strokes and provides blade stiffness and overall strength.
  • Full sized blades are and ideal fit for larger, well-conditioned paddlers.
  • Available only in our high visibility, Gradient: Blaze HD Graphic.
  • Feather Angle: 1-piece options- unfeathered, Right hand control or left hand control, up to 90 degrees, in 5 degree increments. 2-piece and 4-piece- R45/0/L45 or R30/L30. R30 is our most popular for river running.
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Performance Level
Premium

Paddles that offer Premium Performance give you the right combination of light weight, stiffness and durability. Our most impact resistant paddles.

Blade Designs
Blade Dihedral-Kayak

Dihedral blade shape was created to direct water to flow evenly off each side of the blade creating a smooth and stable stroke.

Asymmetrical Blade Shape

Asymmetrical kayak blades are designed for a balanced stroke, reducing torque or twisting of the blade.

Premium - Fiberglass

Our most impact and abrasion resistant blades, with fiberglass construction are known for durability.

Blade Shape
River Running

With a more pronounced tip and more surface area above the center of the blade, this design is optimized for a better forward stroke.

Shaft Features
Whitewater Shafts

Bomber=Reliability. Handcrafted in Sultan WA gives us an advantage no other can match. Confidence along from strength, combined with perfected texture, flex and light weight.

Standard and Small Diameter Shaft

Available in Small or Standard diameter. Dial in your fit for better control, more comfort and less fatigue. Ladies tend to like the feel of small shaft.

Whitewater Fiberglass - Straight

Built for the rigors of the whitewater environment, our fiberglass shafts have the highest level of strength.

Neutral Bent Shaft

Align your wrists in a more ergonomic position; reduce fatigue gain the confidence of full hand contact. Neutral Bent means blade, ferrule and grip in a straight line for a familiar feel of a straight shaft.

Carbon - Bent

Developed with the right amount of flex, our carbon bent shafts are handcrafted with pride and focus.

2-piece breakdown White Water

Easier travel or the ability to store under deck lines for Coastal Play. The center ferrule (Joint) is a traditional stainless steel button system. Choose from feather options of L45-0-R45 or L30-R45.

4-Piece Breakdown White Water

Bring bomber reliability on the plane or stow it in your boat for safety. The center ferrule (Joint) is a traditional stainless steel button system. Choose from feather options of L45-0-R45 or L30-R45. The shaft to paddle joint is a stainless steel button system for an easy secure fit.

Product Specifications

Shaft Option Pieces Weight Grams Weight Ounces Length Range
Straight 1 Piece 999g. 35.25oz. 162cm to 230cm in 1cm increments.
Straight 2 Piece n/a n/a 162cm to 230cm in 1cm increments.
Straight 4 Piece 1169g. 41.25oz. 194, 197, 200, 203, 206, 209 only.
Bent 1 Piece 1070g. 37.75oz. 188cm to 203cm in 1cm increments
Feather Angle Fixed. L or R. 0 to 90 in 5 degree increments.
Blade Surface Area 725 cm2
Blade Length x Width 48.25cm x 20cm
About Werner

A love for paddling together turned the family garage into a workshop and started the journey. Follow the decades of experience that shape Ultimate Paddle Performance today.