Boating Course Charlestown MA

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Constitution Marina
(617) 241-9640
28 Constitution Rd
Charlestown, MA
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Constitution Marina

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Boston Sailing Center
(617) 227-4198
54 Lewis Wharf
Boston, MA
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Boston Sailing Center

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Donna Franca Tours
(800) 225-6290
147 Hanover St
Boston, MA
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Donna Franca Tours

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Russo Marine
(866) 723-5620
24R Ericsson Street
Boston, MA
 
Russo Marine
(781) 395-0050
291 Mystic Avenue
Medford, MA
 
Boston Harbor Sailing Club
(617) 720-0049
58 Batterymarch St. #211
Boston, MA
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boat rental

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Mass Bay Lines Inc
(731) 584-7880
60 Rowes Wharf # 115
Boston, MA
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Mass Bay Lines Inc

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Bay Yacht Brokerage
(617) 241-7077
28 Constitution Road
Boston, MA
 
Russo Marine
(866) 723-5514
291 Mystic Avenue
Medford, MA
 
Cottage Park MYC
(617) 846-6317
15 Ocean Ave Apt 204
Winthrop, MA
 
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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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