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Bear Boat Rentals
(907) 336-4443
525 W 54th Ave
Anchorage, AK
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Bear Boat Rentals

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Anchorage Yachts
(907) 279-0283
2457 Arctic Blvd
Anchorage, AK
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Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Marine Solution Service Inc
(907) 344-7000
1111 E 68Th Ave
Anchorage, AK
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Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

A Accurate Marine
(907) 561-1319
601 W 58Th Ave
Anchorage, AK
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Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Miller Marine & Recreational Services
(907) 349-9550
1310 E 66Th Ave
Anchorage, AK
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Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Alaska Mining & Diving Supply
(907) 277-1741
3222 Commercial Dr
Anchorage, AK
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Alaska Mining & Diving Supply

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Alaska R & C Communications
(907) 333-1044
7645 King St Unit B
Anchorage, AK
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Parts, Aftermarket Accessories, Supplies, Storage

V I P Distributing Marine Equip
(907) 349-8924
1220 E 68Th Ave
Anchorage, AK
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Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Alaska Vessel & Vehicle Repair
(907) 563-8178
107 East 54th Avenue
Anchorage, AK
 
Alaska Raft & Kayak
(907) 561-7238
401 W Tudor Rd
Anchorage, AK
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Madawaska Helps Launch New Kayak Instructor Program in Canada

Madawaska Helps Launch New Kayak Instructor Program in Canada


Common Ground: Canadian Kayak
instructors are now coming
together under one program.

"This new program is good for whitewater kayaking in Canada..."

The Madawaska Kanu Centre has long had a coveted stamp of approval when it comes to kayak instruction. Learn or teach there and your status rises like the Ottawa in spring. Now the paddling school is taking its paddling pedigree nationwide.

This spring, in conjunction with Paddle Canada and Canoe/Kayak Canada, the school is helping launch a new Whitewater Kayak Instructor/Leader Program across Canada. Existing Instructor Trainers from recognized Instructor Programs will be asked to attend a two-day re-certification session to be "grandfathered" into this new CKC Whitewater Program. These newly named "Learning Facilitators" will then re-cert existing Instructors in their provincial and territorial regions to get on board.

"It's taken 10 years to reach this goal - to have one national whitewater kayak instructor program in Canada," says MKC's Claudia Van Wijk. "Paddle Canada agreed to merge its River Kayak Program into the new CKC structure, and partner with CKC at the national level. The new program has been built within the coaching association of Canada/Sports Canada model - the same for all Olympic Sports in Canada - with three distinct pillars: coaching, instructor and leader."

Still in the works are steps to ensure that NCCP values and ...

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