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Old 05-08-2009   #1
Boulder, Colorado
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Paddle sizing for kids?

Does anyone have a standard method for sizing a paddle for a new boater? Someone mentioned something about the distance between pinkies with the kid grasping the handle, but I can't get the math to work out to anything close. My son is 4ft-6in.
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