From asymmetrical blade design to neutral bent shafts, decades of innovation have lead to Werner fulfilling their mission for Ultimate Paddle Performance. Today, Werner paddles are trusted worldwide among all types of paddlers.
Werner Furrer, Sr. handcrafted his first kayak paddle in 1965. To say the Furrer family’s foundation was built on kayaking would be an understatement. And although Werner Sr. designed the first family paddles, in 1971, Werner Jr. officially started the business to fund his racing career, which eventually lead to the official Werner Paddles enterprise.