Diadem Riptide Pickleball Paddle The Diadem Riptide Pickleball Paddle is an ideal option for beginners seeking a budget-friendly option. Perfectly balanced and easy-to-swing, this pickleball paddle helps you hop right into the match. The HMT Fiber construction blends hot melt glass fiber to add power to your baseline strokes. Surprise your opponent with spin from the rough texture surface. Choose between the true Diadem teal or electric yellow and get in the action! Handle Length: 5" Handle Size: 4" (0) USA Pickleball Approved Who's it for? Beginner players who want to start putting more spin and finesse on their shots. Great for anyone looking to upgrade from the Diadem Hero.