I have a Question ..
"My coach said to get my own paddle"
"My partner paddles and want to get them a gift, which paddle do I need?"
"I have a paddle (or 6 ) and I am looking for something I can use specifically for....?"
3 basic steps to determine what you may need.
Who is it for and what races do they do most.
This gives a clue of what shape the blade is ideal and which bend in the shaft
Finally, a body check to sort out the length to suit your stature.