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Paddle Weight: 345 / 12.2 (grams/ounces)
Handle Length: Junior
Paddle Core: Low
Paddle Surface: Grit
Paddle Length: 17 inches
Beam: 17 mm
Surface Area: 77 square inches
Grip Size: 4 inches
Viking Power Rating: 4
Now with our new Grit-Guard (GG) technology. The Smash is an ultralight paddle with a shorter handle design for exceptional maneuverability. Combined with the smallest grip size in the line, it's the ideal paddle for entry level and junior players getting into the game. The Official Paddle of the APTA Viking Junior Tour.
- Various degrees of stiffness/elasticity due to its hybrid nature.
- High ductility and impact strength
- Superior resistance under persistent force
- Strong resistance to extreme temperatures
- Water absorbent.
A small, smooth plate above the handle on either side of the paddleface - minimizes players' direct contact with grit.
After extensive testing, we equipped all of this year's models with the ideal size and density grit, which allows players to experience extreme durability and control under any weather conditions.