Durable, double sided neoprene webbed construction creates additional resistance in water. Exposed finger and thumb tips allow for better feel of the water. Velcro(R) wrist closure allows for custom fit. Color coordinated by size.
New translucent color-coded sizes. Invented by World Record Masters swimmer and former ASU coaching great, Ron Johnson, the Catalyst helps improve stroke technique while building strength. It's patented unique keyhole design helps more evenly distribute pressure while improving water feel and reducing shoulder stress. Constructed of lightweight, injection molded, UV resistant polypropylene. Paddle has smooth edges and multi-hole strap design for custom centering on hand.
Size Selection: XXS is for beginning swimmers XS is for young age groupers (8-12 years) S is for older age groupers (12+ years)/beginning masters M is for older high school males/Sr. National females/mid-level masters L is for collegiate swimmers/Sr. National males XL is for very strong swimmers/water aerobics
Created and developed by Ron Johnson (World Record Master swimmer, former ASU Head Coach, inventor of the Strokemaker(TM) and Catalyst(TM) training paddles). The Mentor is perfect for swimmers of all levels, from fitness swimmrs to triathletes. This evolutionary, technical paddle is designed to build strength without losing feel, and catches water quicker on the entry phase of the stroke than traditional paddles. It allows for maximum water feel and teaches you proper stoke techniques as well as specific strength development for all four competitive strokes. All while reducing shoulder stress.
Tested by World Champion swimmers, the Mentor is unanimously championed as a must for your training arsenal. Patent Pending.
Constructed of lightweight PVC foam for added flexion.
Entry/exit holes designed to maximize water feel.
"Alluvial Wing" design helps reduce shoulder stress.
Convex palm dome fits natural swimming hand position.
Wrist strap placement aids in proper stroke recovery.
Multi-hole strap design for custom centering on hand.
Color coded by size. Extra strap tubing included.
For non-freestyle strokes, size down one paddle size.