Boating Course Baker LA

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Miller's RV Center
(225) 810-4056
12912 Florida Blvd
Baton Rouge, LA
Miller's RV Center

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Allen Marine Service
(225) 357-5604
3975 72nd Avenue
Baton Rouge, LA
A & B Boat Lift Company
(225) 926-6332
9362 South Choctaw Drive
Baton Rouge, LA
Aqua Marine
(225) 664-5141
947 Florida Avenue Southwest
Denham Springs, LA
Cajun Outboards
(225) 749-5001
7332 La Highway 1 South
Addis, LA
Lake Guntersville Houseboat Rentals
(877) 302-6287
Single Point Marina
Baton Rouge, LA
Houseboat Rentals

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Bennett Boat & Ski
(800) 869-7297
18605 Barnett RD
Zachary, LA
Alex Stirling's Marine
(225) 924-6636
9434 South Choctaw Drive
Baton Rouge, LA
Trinity Marine Port Allen
(225) 749-3181
7555 Choctaw Rd
Brusly, LA
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Joe'S Marine Service
(318) 325-5787
601 Downing Pines Rd
Walker, LA
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

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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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