The Athena's smaller performance core blades pull effortlessly through each stroke allowing you to use a faster cadence when you want to get up to cruising speed. Exceptionally quiet, light and buoyant, the Athena is the smart choice for smaller paddlers or anyone who likes to use a faster cadence. Gentle on your joints. Adjustable ferrule system allows you to change the feather blade offset from left to right in 15 degree increments, for a personal fit. Delightfully smooth and elegant. Ultimate choice for smaller paddlers, using a fast cadence and long paddle outings. Neutral Bent Shaft naturally aligns wrists. Small diameter shaft fits glove sizes XS M. Blade Length Width: 48 x 15 cm. Surface Area: 550sq cm. Weight for Size: 220 cm. Neutral Bent Shaft: Carbon 709 g25 oz.