The unique design of the 3M MAXI paddle combined with MCQ technology brings a slalom paddle with fantastic properties to the world market. Due to its monocoque construction, the blade and shaft are seamless giving the entire paddle both extra strength and stiffness.
The 3M MAXI MCQ paddle is characterized by high rigidity , nice design and very like able weight. The centre of gravity was shifted to the grip and also this modification ensures a very high-quality stroke and control of the paddle during the ride. The oval grip on the shaft is very comfortable for gripping of the paddle.
Blade shape: This infamous and universal canoe blade was designed by Michal Martikan (Gold medalist in Atlanta 96, World Champion in Brazil, Silver OG Sydney and Athens and Gold in Beijing 2008).
This design lowers water resistance during a Duffek stroke and due to its stability in the water is perfect for better performance on cross bow strokes
This blade has an integral alloy edge to resist abrasion. Use in salt water is not recommended.
The MAXI size is suitable for strong paddlers in C1 & C2 & raft category.