Franklin Aspen Kern Centre Carbon Fiber Paddle Introducing the Franklin Aspen Kern Centre Carbon Fiber Pickleball Paddle! This premium quality paddle features MaxGrit™ textured surface technology for maximum spin and vibration reduction. The 13mm polypropylene core and carbon fiber surface layer ensure a strong base, with an oversized sweet spot for effortless contact after every shot. USAPA Certified for competitive and tournament play, the Franklin Aspen Kern Centre Carbon Fiber Pickleball Paddle elevates your game! Designed by Pickleball pro Aspen Kern to compete at the highest level. MaxGrit surface technology increases spin rate for optimal control. 13mm polypropylene core for durability and effortless shot making. Carbon fiber surface ensures a larger sweet spot in the center for flawless contact and increased control. USAPA Certified for competitive and tournament play. Grip Length: 4.9" Who's it for? Players who want a high-performance paddle geared towards touch and control.