Vanguard Hybrid Maxima
The VANGUARD Hybrid Maxima Pickleball Paddle is here to help you control the courts with power and placement. The Maxima features an elongated paddle face and a longer handle to help you adapt to any situation and reach those hard to get to balls.
The VANGUARD model brings a strong, consistent surface for this paddle and feature an improved grip and edgeguard. The Paddle face has dual layers on each side made out of bi-directional carbon fiber to create a consistent feel. In comparison to the Amped Edition Maxima, the new Vanguard is slightly wider, Increasing the surface area of the paddle face by over 8%, and its sweet spot has increased in size as well. The edge guard on the VANGUARD is low profile, meaning it covers as little of the paddle face as possible to make the most of the large sweet spot. The X5 polycore reduces forces on impact with balls so you feel less of the vibrations in your body.
This paddle comes in two weight ranges with the light version weighing 7.6 – 7.9 oz and the midweight at 7.8 – 8.3 oz. The VANGUARD Hybrid Maxima has a sleek and dynamic rounded shape that will help you maneuver as needed during games.
Note about the Vanguard Paddle paint finish: The paint on the paddle face will show some wear over time with use, this is normal and wont affect the playing capabilities of the paddle in any way.