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Raft Masters
(719) 275-6645
2315 East Main Street
Canon City, CO
 
Canon Marine, Inc
(719) 269-3660
119 North Cottonwood Avenue
Canon City, CO
 
Canon Canvas Products
(719) 784-4852
16150 East State Highway 115
Florence, CO
 
Frisco Bay Marina
(970) 668-4334
900 Main St
Frisco, CO
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Frisco Bay Marina

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Special Occasion Travel, LLC
8232 E. Jamison Pl
Englewood, CO
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Special Occasion Travel, LLC

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Whitewater Adventure Outfitters
(719) 275-5344
50905 West USHighway 50
Canon City, CO
 
Royal Gorge Rafting
(719) 275-7238
45045 West USHighway 50
Canon City, CO
 
Extreme Rentals
(303) 232-9342
5741 W 6th Ave
Denver, CO
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Extreme Rentals

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Chatfield Boat Rentals
(303) 791-6104
11500 N Roxborough Park Rd
Littleton, CO
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Chatfield Boat Rentals

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Dillon Marina
(970) 468-5100
150 Marina Dr
Dillon, CO
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Dillon Marina

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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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