Cold hands will ruin a session almost instantly, which is why a good pair of gloves is an absolute essential.
Ride Engine's 2mm gloves are designed for the serious waterman/woman in mind, with liquid rubber sealed seams throughout and a tapered cuff to maintain a tight seal and keep water out. Gel coated palms and fingers provide superior grip for paddles, handles and bars. Grip and ergonomics are aided further by a distinct pre-curved shape.
This glove will amaze you with the level of warmth and protection you get from a 2mm package.