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Paddle Weight: 7.3-8.3 ounces
Handle Length: 5 1/4 inches
Paddle Core: X5 Core
Paddle Surface: Quantum-CarbonFiber
Paddle Length: 16 1/2 inches
Paddle Width: 7.375 inches
Grip Size: 4 1/4 inches
Grip: Selkirk ComfortGrip
Always striving to innovate and improve upon design and performance, Selkirk is pleased to release the next generation of Vanguard paddles - Vanguard 2.0.
The VANGUARD 2.0 is the latest Selkirk Pickleball paddle. After over two years in research and development, Selkirk engineers developed a proprietary QuadCarbon technology with two layers of carbon fiber on each side, instead of just one. This unique approach delivers a performance paddle like no other that gives you ultimate consistency, accelerated ball velocity, an extra large sweet spot, maximum spin, and perfect feel. Simply put, the VANGUARD delivers the speed and consistency you need to take your Pickleball game to another level. Determined to deliver the unwavering speed and consistency you need to take your Pickleball game to another level, Selkirk dared to envision the future of pickleball paddles.
- Midweight - 7.7 to 8.3 ounces
- Lightweight - 7.3 to 7.8 ounces
Pro-Spin Texture: Engineered for optimal performance, the advanced Pro-Spin textured surface provides more spin than ever before.
Quantum-CarbonFiber Face: Proprietarybi-directional, cross-weave carbon fiber technology designed to achievea larger sweet spot and longer resonance and provide consistency, maximum spin, and perfect feel.
Quantum-CarbonFiber: Utilized by leading spacecraft companies, the Carbon Fiber featured in the VANGUARD 2.0 face delivers superlative speed and consistency.
Gen2 Durable Surface: Designed for ultimate endurance, the Gen2 Durable Surface offers wear-resistance that outperforms previous generations.
- SPEED - fast ball acceleration off the paddle
- CONSISTENCY - extra large sweet spot and repeatable spin rates
- ENHANCED 3RD SHOT DROPS
- FINE-TUNE DRIVES
- IMPROVED DINKING
- ELEVATED SKILL SET
EdgeSentry™: Low-profile, lightweight and durable edge guard technology for a well-balanced, solid paddle.
Quantum-CarbonFiber Face: Proprietary bi-directional, cross-weave carbon fiber technology designed to achieve a larger sweet spot and longer resonance and provide consistency, maximum spin, and perfect feel.
X5™ Honeycomb Thick Poly Core: Advanced polypropylene honeycomb technology works in conjunction with the revolutionary Quantum-Carbon Face to absorb vibration while providing a larger sweet spot and a softer feel.
VANGUARD Geo Grip™: Supreme comfort with enhanced wicking capability, improved traction, and premium style.
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