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Selkirk Catherine Parenteau VANGUARD Power Air - Invikta

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$250

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We are currently in the process of updating customizations for this product. If you wish to purchase a pickleball paddle with customization, please come back in roughly 30 minutes. Once you see the customization options, they are available again. Thanks for understanding.

In a seamless fusion of expertise and passion, Selkirk is proudly presenting a collaboration with Pickleball pro Catherine Parenteau on a signature colorway of the VANGUARD Power Air pickleball paddle.

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    This partnership was ignited by Catherine's unwavering devotion to the Selkirk VANGUARD Power Air, a paddle that has been her steadfast companion in her Pickleball journey. Renowned for her dominance on the court and a number of tournament victories, Catherine's endorsement of the Power Air has resonated as a powerful testament to its exceptional performance.

    This signature paddle embodies what Selkirk and Catherine stand for – a relentless pursuit of perfection, an unquenchable thirst for innovation, and an undying passion for the sport of Pickleball. Presented in a radiant light blue colorway, Catherine's favorite hue, the paddle exudes a sense of grace and strength that mirrors her playing style. With every swing of the paddle, players will feel the unity of technology, expertise, and Catherine's indomitable spirit, inspiring them to reach new heights on the court.

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    • The preferred paddle for power players
    • Generates maximum spin for controlled, aggressive drives
    • Features a larger sweet spot than traditional power paddles
    • Creates difficult-to-return shots as a result of superior ball spin
    • Delivers relentless power, with a surprising amount of control
    • Unquestionably the most aerodynamic of all Selkirk paddles
    • The ideal paddle for singles and tennis players

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    VANGUARD Power Air Invikta Specs:

    Midweight Range: 7.7 – 8.1 oz.

    Custom weights are not available

    Grip Circumference: 4 1/4"

    Grip: Selkirk Geo Grip

    Handle Length: 5 1/4"

    Paddle Length: 16 1/2"

    Paddle Width: 7.375"

    Face: Hybrid Blend of Fiberglass and Carbon Fiber

    Core material: Polymer Honeycomb

    Core Thickness: 13mm

    Edge Guard: Edgeless DuraEdge

    Manufacturer: Selkirk Sports

    Assembled in the USA

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    Limited Lifetime Warranty

    Selkirk Sport pickleball paddles are guaranteed against workmanship and manufacturer defects for the lifetime of the paddle with activation of warranty through the registering of the paddle with Selkirk Sport. The warranty is not transferable after registration and only applies to the original owner.

    What's Covered and What's Not

    Manufacturing defects in materials and workmanship are covered for the lifetime of the product. Normal wear and tear, damage caused by abuse, negligence/user modification, chips to the top or sides of edgeless paddles, and the natural breakdown or fading of graphics or textures over extended use are not covered.

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    FREE SHIPPING AND RETURNS ON US ORDERS OVER $35

    How long will it take to receive my order?
    Orders are processed within 1-2 business days. Standard shipping via FedEx Ground takes approximately 5-7 days for delivery. For expedited shipping, there's a 1-2 business day processing time before orders ship. Orders placed over the weekend will ship the following Tuesday. Note that processing and shipping times may vary during product launches, high-volume periods, and holidays and are not guaranteed.

    What are my options for expedited shipping?
    To optimize the customer experience according to individual needs, we offer expedited shipping through various carriers, selectable at checkout. Estimated shipping times, provided by carriers, are not guaranteed, and consequently, we cannot refund shipping charges if orders do not arrive within the estimated timeframe.
    It's important to note that expedited shipping does not bypass the standard processing time required to ship an order. Please be aware that FedEx Express services, such as FedEx 2-day and FedEx Overnight, do not deliver on weekends or holidays.

    US Return Policy
    We want you to love your paddle! We offer a 30-day hassle-free return/exchange policy. Simply buy the paddle you're interested in, play with it for 30 days. If it doesn't work for your game, return it for a full refund or exchange it for a different one. Plus, Selkirk covers standard shipping both ways. We’ve taken the risk out of purchasing a new paddle.

    International Return Policy
    We want our international (outside the US) customers to love their paddle as well! We offer the same 30-day hassle-free return/exchange policy with the exception of the free shipping. Simply buy the paddle you're interested in, play with it for 30 days. If it doesn't work for your game, return it for a full refund or exchange it for a different one. Selkirk is more than happy to extend this offer, however we are not able to cover the associated shipping costs for international orders.

    *Clear signs of abuse would disqualify products from being eligible for return. Evidence of play, however, is not considered abuse, so feel free to play away!

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    Paddle Features

    Quad Flex 4 Layer Hybrid Face

    Initiated in Selkirk Labs with Project 002, the QuadFlex 4 Layer Hybrid Face features a first-of-its-kind blend of two layers of Fiberflex and two layers of Quantum+ carbon, for effortless power and control.

    FlexFoam Perimeter

    Originally developed in Selkirk Labs in the 002 paddle, FlexFoam Perimeter technology injects a specially formulated foam across the paddle's entire perimeter to increase durability, add weight, enlarge the sweet spot, and absorb vibrations from every hit.

    ProSpin+ NextGen Texture

    Formulated in Selkirk Labs to generate more spin than any technology on the market, our ProSpin+ NextGen Micro Texture technology features a longer-lasting spin surface and provides unparalleled consistency, ensuring you can shape and control the ball with ease, to dominate on the court.

    Selkirk Catherine Parenteau VANGUARD Power Air - Invikta - Pickleball Paddle

    Air Dynamic Throat

    Developed in Selkirk Labs with Project 002 and fine-tuned to provide maximum flex, the Air Dynamic Throat is now larger and even closer to the handle, offering optimal air flow and improved ball control.

    360° Proto Molding

    Engineered to provide 360 degree composite coverage, using a proprietary high pressure manufacturing process, 360° Proto Molding technology generates ultimate power, while delivering a consistent feel on every play.

    Supercore Polymer Honeycomb Core

    Created for the QuadFlex Face, the groundbreaking polypropylene honeycomb SuperCore delivers supreme power while enhancing your control of the ball.

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    First, let me state how much I appreciate the easy return service on the first paddle I purchased. Though a nice paddle, it did not provide enough power for the type of game in which I am typically involved. The exchange for the Vanguard Power Air was seamless, and I am delighted with the new paddle. Selkirk has a new customer for future purchases.

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    4.25" Comfort Grip - Standard Grip
    • The standard grip for uncustomized paddles
    • Preferred by most people
    • Well cushioned and absorbs perspiration well
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    4.25" Contour Grip
    • Has ridges to feel where it is in your hand
    • Recommended for beginners
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    4" Thin Grip
    • Preferred by those with small hands
    • Slightly less cushion than Comfort Grip
    • Reduces average weight range by 0.2oz
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    4.5" Double Grip Geo
    • Comfortable grip with texture that provides traction
    • Double wrapped to increase width
    • Preferred by those with larger hands
    • Increases average weight range by 0.4oz
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    Double Grip Contour
    • Has ridges to feel where it is in your hand
    • Double wrapped to increase width
    • Preferred by players with larger hands
    • Increases average weight range by 0.4oz
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