Boating Course Central Point OR

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Water World Boat & Powersport
(541) 826-5535
5731 Crater Lake Hwy
Medford, OR
Services
New Boat Sales, Used Boat Sales, Engine Repair, Boat Storage, Back-in Test, In-Water Demos
Hours
T-Sat 830am-530pm

Willie Boats
(800) 866-7775
1440 Justice Rd
Central Point, OR
 
River Marine Sales & Service
(541) 779-6161
2625 Crater Lake Hwy
Medford, OR
Services
Parts, Aftermarket Accessories, Supplies, Storage

Boat Yard
(541) 938-6634
85514 Highway 11
Medford, OR
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Hydrotech Marine
(541) 770-9064
Medford, OR
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Waterworld of Medford
(541) 826-5535
5731 Crater Lake Hwy.
Medford, OR
Services
Sport Boats, Sport Cruisers, Sport Yachts

River Marine Sales & Service
(541) 830-5151
7230 Crater Lake Hwy
White City, OR
 
B & L Marine & R V
(541) 938-6560
85348 Highway 11
Medford, OR
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Spartan Marine
(541) 774-8994
1410 W 8Th St
Medford, OR
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Medford Power Sports
(541) 826-9148
6006 Crater Lake Ave
Medford, OR
 

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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