Boating Course Burlington VT

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Shelburne Shipyard
(802) 985-3326
4584 Harbor Rd
Shelburne, VT
Services
Shelburne Shipyard

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Fox Marine Sales And Service
(802) 862-7707
356 Prim Rd.
Colchester, VT
 
Boats R Fun
(518) 572-7245
29 Klein Way
Willsboro, NY
 
Waterfront Boat Rental
(802) 864-4858
53 Lavalley Ln
Burlington, VT
 
Winds Of Ireland
(802) 863-5090
College
Burlington, VT
 
Marine Collection
(802) 658-9420
3017 Williston Rd
So. Burlington, VT
Services
New Boat Sales, Used Boat Sales, Engine Repair, Marina, Boat Ramp, Boat Storage, Back-in Test, Boat Rental, In-Water Demos

Bruce Hill Yacht Sales, Inc.
(802) 985-3336
4520 Harbor Road
Shelburne, VT
 
Spirit Of Ethan Allen Iii
(802) 862-8300
348 Flynn Ave
Burlington, VT
 
Lake Champlain Cruises
(802) 864-9669
1 King St
Burlington, VT
 
Smooth Sail Vermont
(802) 578-4895
Redwood Terrace
Essex Jct., VT
Services
Sailing lessons
Hours
8:00 - 8:00

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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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