Boating Course Coventry RI

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Wickford Boat Rentals
(401) 295-0050
1 Phillips St
North Kingstown, RI
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Wickford Boat Rentals

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A & J Jet Ski Rentals LLC
(401) 284-1990
145 Boon Street
Narragansett, RI
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boat rental

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Island Gypsy & Halvorsen Yachts, Ltd.
(401) 737-2233
138 Wharf Road
Warwick, RI
 
Anchor Yacht & Ship Sales
(401) 246-2100
101 Narragansett Avenue
Barrington, RI
 
Narragansett Model Yachting Assn.
(401) 245-7493
18 Bradbury Street
Warren, RI
 
Steve's Boat Rentals Inc
(401) 245-0453
294 Market St
Warren, RI
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Steve's Boat Rentals Inc

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M2 Motor Yachts
(800) 547-1247
2091 Nooseneck Hill Road
Coventry, RI
 
Certified Sales, Inc.
(401) 732-6300
1 Bay Ave
Warwick, RI
 
Davidson Yachts
(401) 245-1010
17 Plymouth Drive
Barrington, RI
 
Twin City Marine
(401) 723-6100
600 High Street
Central Falls, RI
 
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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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