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Werner Player

Playboating Paddle

The Werner Player is a premium paddle for serious play boaters. Available in glass and carbon models.

Glass Blades / Straight Shaft:
£220.99 (RRP £259.99 - Saving £39.00)

Carbon Blades / Straight Shaft:
£254.99 (RRP £299.99 - Saving £45.00)

Glass Blades / Neutral Bent Shaft:
£288.99 (RRP £339.99 - Saving £51.00)

Carbon Blades / Neutral Bent Shaft:
£339.99 (RRP £399.99 - Saving £60.00)

Player paddle from Werner
Werner Player paddle in carbon
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  • Features / Spec
  • Shaft Type
  • Colours
  • Sizing
  • Delivery

Werner Player

The Werner Player features mid sized downturned blades that offer a combination of power and responsiveness while the dihedral allows for smooth forward and directional paddling. A great blade shape for performing close quarter control strokes making this a popular paddle for playboating and surf kayaking.

The Player is lightweight, durable and stiff, it's custom shaped, low profile, reinforcement spine allows for enhanced blade manoeuvrability when linking several strokes and provides blade stiffness and overall strength.



  • Surface Area: 690 sq cm

  • Blade Length x Width: 46 x 20.75cm

  • Weight for 197cm:
    • Straight Shaft Weight 978g/34.5oz
    • Neutral Bent Shaft 1021g/36.00oz

Player - Carbon

  • Surface Area: 690 sq cm

  • Blade Length x Width: 46 x 20.75cm

  • Weight for 197cm:

    • Straight Shaft Weight 950g/33.5oz
    • Neutral Bent Shaft 1021g/36.00oz

Shaft Type

Straight Shaft

Werner Straight shaft paddles
  • More traditional feeling and generally less expensive.
  • The lightest weight option available.
  • Continuous length allows for easy hand movement.

Neutral Bent Shaft

Werner neutral bent shaft paddles
  • Neutral bent shafts naturally aligns wrists to reduce fatigue.
  • More hand to shaft contact for increased control.
  • Immediate comfort and reduced strain with lighter grip.
  • Balanced for precise control and comfort.

Blade Colour Options

Werner Player Paddle - Blaze


Werner Player Paddle - Red


Werner Player Paddle - Carbon



Werner playboating paddle sizing



We offer a delivery service for the Werner Player throughout the UK & Ireland to home and work addresses.


Delivery times are estimates based on years of experience; we do not offer a guaranteed timed delivery service. Our overnight service works well for the core more densely populated areas of the UK for Clothing and Equipment orders. However more remote less densely populated areas will not be covered by a next day service.


Delivery of canoes and kayaks is classed as “ugly freight” because mechanical handling and automatic parcel processing cannot be used; therefore a delivery time of 3-5 working days is more realistic. For remote location that delivery time will be dependent on the local courier’s ability to onward ship the goods. Not all areas of the UK are serviced by vehicles that can handle canoes and kayaks. Online orders can be tracked online using the courier’s website – tracking details will be provided. We make every effort to deliver goods within the estimated time scales


The delivery price will be shown in the shopping basket.


Collection - Click & Collect

Buy a Werner Player online from our website and collect from our shop in St Columb Road near Fraddon in Cornwall or you can collect from any branch within the Canoe Shops Group. There is no cost associated with instore collection*.

Our other stores are:

  • Bournemouth Canoes - Poole
  • Brighton Canoes - Newhaven
  • Kayaks & Paddles Plymouth
  • Manchester Canoes - Warrington
  • Norfolk Canoes - Norwich
  • Southampton Canoes - Hampshire

We will contact you to arrange collection upon receipt of you order.


Give us a call on 01726 862798 if you have any questions about the Werner Player.

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01726 862 798

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