The Soul is a versatile use paddle that is at home surfing, charging down wind or touring. Full-sized blade is perfect for well-conditioned paddlers. It offers a colorful choice for those looking for a light and buoyant feel on the water and a smooth back face for a quiet stroke. Carbon blend 2-piece straight shaft is both lightweight and stiff, efficiently transmitting power into each stroke.Ultimate performance with an exceptionally light, buoyant and quiet feel on the water.6 setting telescoping carbon shaft provides a customized fit Progressive full-size rectangular blade, ideal for larger, well-conditioned paddlers, allows for incremental power with less immediate catch for an easier, gentler feel on the body. Seven degree blade-to-shaft offset offers great forward stroke while freeing the blade from catching while surfing. The volume of the buoyant, fiberglass, blade creates an exceedingly light feel for effortless and confident strokes. Smooth back face allows for a quieter catch and effortless exit of the stroke. Dihedral blade cross section allows for smooth forward and directional paddling. Dynel? edges protect the paddle from the rigors of all around SUP use. ABS Palm-grip is designed for maximum control and greater durability.