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West Marine
(302) 836-2766
1142 Pulaski Hwy
Bear, DE
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

MarineMAX - Bear
(302) 832-2550
355 Summit Pointe Circle
Bear, DE
 
Suburban Boatworks
(302) 832-2550
355 Summit Pointe Cir
Bear, DE
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Sea Ray Boats
(302) 832-2550
355 Summit Pointe Cir
Bear, DE
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Link's Outboard
(302) 368-2860
16 Brookhill Drive
Newark, DE
 
Moonlight Marine
(302) 537-2778
616 Poplar Ct
Bear, DE
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

F & S Boat Works
(302) 838-5500
353 Summit Pointe Circle
Bear, DE
 
MarineMax Mid Atlantic
(302) 832-2550
355 Summit Pointe Cir
Bear, DE
 
Performance Shop
(302) 368-9534
2078 Pleasant Valley Road
Newark, DE
 
Tristate Power Boats Inc
(302) 368-2628
4 Albe Drive
Newark, DE
 

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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