Ikelos Adjustable Straight Shaft

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The assistant to the Greek god of dreams, Ikelos, fashioned dreams so vivid, that were believed to be true.

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Ikelos Adjustable Straight Shaft

The Ikelos is our most advanced high-angle paddle, with our best paddling design and construction features. You’ll feel exceptionally light, buoyant strokes while the smooth back face gives a quiet entrance and exit from the water. The award winning Ikelos is the smart choice for those playing or cruising with a high-angle style of paddling and wanting the powerful feel of a full-sized blade.


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  • Ultimate performance brings together all of our most advanced designs.
  • Full sized blades are and ideal fit for larger, well-conditioned paddlers.
  • The volume of the buoyant, full carbon, blades creates an exceedingly light feel for effortless and confident strokes.
  • Dynel® edges protect the paddle from the rigorous environment paddlers often find themselves in. A roping material, dynel is impact and abrasion resistant.
  • Dihedral allows for smooth and stable forward paddling, a core philosophy for Werner.
  • Smooth back face makes for cleaner entry and exit of your strokes and an elegant feel on the water.
  • Optimized flex and strength.
  • Although our Ultimate performance paddles are far and away our best paddling, their unique design characteristics and materials do not make them our most impact resistant. Look to our Premium paddles for the highest impact resistance.
  • Read our Advanced Designs + Advanced Fit section below for even more information on this paddle.
  • The adjustable LeverLock system allows for up to 20cm of adjustment. Offered in three ranges: 200-220cm, 220-240cm, and 240-260cm
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Performance Level
Ultimate

Our Ultimate Performance brings together all of our most advanced designs. Paddles that offer Ultimate Performance have an exceptionally light, buoyant and quiet feel on the water.

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 forward stroke by reducing the flutter on each stroke.

Dynel Edge

Dynel is an extremely abrasion and impact resistant edge material. Key to protecting your investment if you come in contact with rocks or reef often in your paddling.

Ultimate - Carbon Dynel Reinforced

The volume of our proprietary foam core, carbon, along with dynel edges are impact and abrasion resistant.

Blade Shape
High Angle

High Angle paddling is typically a more technique driven style of paddling for those with more performance aspirations.

Shaft Features
Straight Shaft

For those that like a traditional, simple feel. Our attention to detail in texture, indexing and flex allows for confident control and comfort all day long.

Carbon - Straight

Our carbon straight shaft is designed with light weight and strong 100% carbon fiber material.

Adjustable Touring Shafts

The LeverLock system offers 20cm of easy adjustment to fit a wide range paddle lengths. Available in both standard and small fit shaft options.

Product Specifications

Shaft Option Pieces Weight Grams Weight Ounces Length Range
Straight Adjustable Length 758g. 26.75oz. 200-220cm, 220-240cm and 240-260cm
Blade Surface Area 691 cm2
Blade Length x Width 48.5cm x 19.75cm
Our Commitment to the Paddler

On behalf of the folks at Werner Paddles, we make a promise that our pride and quality workmanship will be evident every time you pick up our paddle. You can see it in our unsurpassed attention to quality and feel it with every paddle stroke.