Ainsworth design and manufacture the lightest, strongest, most durable kayak paddles and canoe paddles on the market. Top of the range are the new RTM paddles: available in whitewater, sea and touring, and standup surf formats, these latest high quality blades from Ainsworth are British made, beautiful, light and strong.
Our new crank shaft paddles are lighter and stronger than ever, with a smooth finish and shaped to perfectly fit your hand profile. Ainsworth are also proud to produce the Skid Lid helmet. There is no other kayaking helmet like it for performance, comfort and style.
Ainsworth design and manufacture high quality, affordable paddles for every paddler - from novice to professional. As well as our top of the range RTM blades, the unique, mid-range Advanced Foam Technology material allows blades to float, giving maximum paddling efficiency and superb buoyancy.
You can buy the full range of Ainsworth paddles and helmets online. Ainsworth paddles suit all types of kayaking and canoeing. The kayak range includes: general purpose paddles, touring and sea touring, white water and surf, and competition - covering our new wing paddle and a specialist blade for canoe polo. Most paddles are available in either one piece straight shaft, crank shaft or four part split with carry bag.