Compare Pickleball Paddles

TypeModelHitting SurfaceWeightSurface AreaCustom Fit Edge-GuardShape
PerformanceXL CarbonCarbon Fiber with Aluminum Honeycomb Core7.25 oz70 in² (10 in x 8.25 in)XCarbon XL shape: a square with deeply-rounded corners
The EdgeCarbon Fiber with Aluminum Honeycomb Corev7 oz60 in² (10 in x 7.25 in)XThe Edge shape: a vertical rectangle with slightly-round corners, bottom corners more deeply rounded than the top
The CompetitionFiber Glass with Aluminum Honeycomb Core8.25 oz70 in² (10.5 in x 7.75 in)XThe Competition shape: a vertical rectangle with slightly-round corners, bottom corners more deeply rounded than the top
Classic LiteFiber Glass with Aluminum Honeycomb Core7.875 oz66 in² (10.5 in x 7.5 in)XClassic Lite shape: a vertical rectangle with deeply-rounded corners
RecreationClub7-Ply Baltic Birch Wood11 oz67 in² (11 in x 7.5 in)Club paddle shape: an almost-square vertical rectangle with deeply-rounded corners
Intro Set6-Ply Bass Wood11 oz (per paddle)64 in² (10.5 in x 7.5 in)Intro Set paddle shape: an almost-square vertical rectangle with deeply-rounded corners