Boating Course Durango CO

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A A M`S Mild To Wild Rafting Inc
(970) 247-4789
1111 Camino Del Rio
Durango, CO
 
4 Corners Riversports
(970) 259-3893
360 South Camino Del Rio
Durango, CO
 
Junction Creek Canvas
(970) 382-9317
2000 County Road 204
Durango, CO
 
Fun Center
(970) 259-1070
29603 Highway 160
Durango, CO
 
Cruz's Boat Storage
(970) 883-2223
County Rd 982
Durango, CO
 
Southwest Whitewater
(970) 259-8313
1430 Main Avenue
Durango, CO
 
Flexible Flyers Rafting Durango
(970) 247-2350
3215 E 2Nd Ave
Durango, CO
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Angler`s Wharf
(970) 884-9477
14810 County Road 501
Bayfield, CO
 
Big Toy Boat RV & Mini Storage
(970) 247-2680
835 Main Ave
Durango, CO
 
Junction Creek Canvas
(970) 382-9317
2000 County Road 204
Durango, CO
 

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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