Holding The Paddle Correctly Puts More Power In Your Stroke
With the correct grip and proper technique you’re taking advantage of your paddle’s design. That translates into a far more powerful stroke. A stronger stroke gives you more power and control as you paddle. And those improvements aren’t only beneficial to experienced paddlers or SUP racers. They’re great for everyone, even the recreational paddler because it improves your overall experience on the water. With proper technique you’ll find yourself less tired overall, it’ll be easier to paddle into waves when you’re surfing, and be more fun because of the added control.
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Now that you know how to hold your SUP paddle properly, your overall efficiency on the water will improve. And THAT makes your SUP experience all the more enjoyable. It’s human nature to doubt how much these minute adjustments make, but if you don’t believe us get out there and give it a try for your own validation purposes. You’ll quickly realise having your hands in the correct position make a huge difference. In no time, finding the correct grip will be effortless and you can concentrate on the most important part of paddle boarding … having fun!
Now it’s time to put what you learned to the test. Get out there and give it a try yourself!