I’ve been using Vertical Element full carbon custom crank paddles for some time and love them. I was able to get a custom set of paddles (left handed) on a cranked shaft ordered and delivered within a couple of days (inc a weekend). Awesome service and a great British product.

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James Bebbington has put this little promo together about VE.

VE Paddles Promo from James Bebbington on Vimeo.

VE Paddles is a British company driven by elite paddlers with backgrounds in composite engineering and advanced design.

Using this experience and knowledge we have created a new standard in paddles.

After an extensive period of research and development by Britain’s finest creeking and freestyle paddlers, we are ready to share our innovations in paddle design with you!

VE offers a personalised service priding itself in the manufacture of lightweight paddles that optimize power and enhance performance.


Paddlers: Sam Ellis & Rob Crowe
Video by: PringleMedia.com additional footage provided by Sam Ellis.