The Jantex Gamma (previously known as Gamma Rio) was developed in co-operation with Max Hoff, a German sprint canoeist and former wildwater canoeist who has competed since the late 2000s, winning a total of eight medals at the ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships with five golds and three silvers
This is now the most popular blade shape in the Jantex range.
This blade provides an aggressive very stable catch, improved stability, excellent pull through stage and outstanding exit. It is very flexible with the frequency of strokes.
There are 15 kayak blade sizes giving more options and finer gaps between sizes.
For a range of paddlers from kids to strongest male paddlers.
Lightweight full carbon & sandwich construction
Blades held in stock in Australia are Ultra Light
Stiff Blades are only ordered on request and cost an additional $25.
Ultra light – most asked stiffness for Flat Water, Marathon and Down river. Give fantastic weight and ideal stiffness for Professional race use. Used by all top paddlers. Blade JANTEX LOGO in WHITE COLOUR.
Stiff – ONLY for heaviest and strongest Men. Give possibility to use also by loading in any directions. For paddlers who prefer stiff paddles. Blade JANTEX LOGO in YELLOW COLOUR.
Blades held in stock in Australia are mainly Carbon tip. We also hold a small range of blades with MT and FG tips.
Metal tips cost an additional $25.
The following chart is based on European recommendations. European paddlers are often bigger in stature and more sprint oriented
Outside diameter 29 mm
Weight 180 grams
Jantex paddles are now standard with Nylon adjustable clamp.
Nylon Clamp System
Lock and unlock is possible on the water without any tools, with lever.
Adjustment availability 10 cm or on special order 5 cm, line marks every 5 mm.
Angle adjustment LEFT/RIGHT hand control, line marks every 5 °.
OUTSIDE DIAMETER 29 mm, WEIGHT 240 grams.
- Resistant to Salt water
- Special Nylon with fiber glass reinforcement
- Good resistance to chemicals
- Dimensional stability & very low warpage
- High notched impact strength and energy absorption
- Low creepy behaviour at high temperatures
- Lighter (less 10g)
Fixed Shaft: $650
Adjustable Shaft: $695
Stiff Blades: $25 extra
Metal Tip Blades: $25 extra
Pricing Gamma Baby (600cm2):
Fixed Shaft: $585
Adjustable Shaft: 630
Jantex Paddle Cover Split Length $95