How do I know what length my paddle should be?

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 Made 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?