The Strike Paddleboard Paddle is built with a reinforced composite blade. This provides impact and abrasion resistance so a shot to a rock or anchor doesnt stop your fun. Its adjustable aluminum shaft allows for length modification to your correct height for optimal performance while standing or sitting or kneeling. This paddle breaks down in to 3 pieces to fit great in the backpack transporter. Reinforced Composite Blade: Impact and abrasion resistant materials for a longer life Adjustable Aluminum Shaft for height optimization and optimal performance while standing, sitting or kneeling. 3 Piece Design for easy transport. Fits great in Atlas Backpack.