What is the ideal length for my SUP paddle?

The short answer is 8-10 inches over your head from the tip of the blade to the end of the handle. For a more detailed explanation, see our dedicated page on choosing a length for your SUP paddle .

From our Inflatable Paddle Board Set-Up Instructions video below, fast forward to the 03:45 mark on measuring your paddle length.

Paddle FAQs

What is the best paddling technique?
How do I paddle my SUP?
Does the paddle float?
Can the paddle be used as a kayak paddle?
Will Tower cut and glue my paddle?
How do I know what length my paddle should be?
How do I cut a SUP paddle?
How do I epoxy my paddle handle?
How do I care for my SUP paddle?
Can my paddle damage the side rails of my SUP?
Can a SUP paddle snap?