Paddleboarding shouldnt be a chore. No single piece of equipment impacts your paddleboard experience more than the paddle itself. As Plato said, Man can only struggle with a heavy paddle for so long, or something like that, we may be paraphrasing. So what is the answer? Carbon Fiber. Light, strong, buoyant, and for the first time, affordable. The EL Series of paddles were designed for the paddler who wants top performance without breaking the bank. Full carbon fiber, ultralight, smaller blade for quicker strokes. conforms to the hand naturally for a more comfortable and efficient stroke. Paddle without compromise. . Shaft constructed with carbon fiber and a natural bamboo inlay. Full carbon fiber blade with natural bamboo inlay - no two paddles are alike.