Boating Course Gadsden AL

Local resource for boating coarses in Gadsden. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to kayak instructors, boating instruction, boating certification, boating licenses, kayak lessons and boating lessons, as well as advice and content on boating, kayaking and water sports.

Pruett's Fish Camp & Cabins
(256) 475-3950
5360 County Road 22
Centre, AL
Services
Pruett's Fish Camp & Cabins

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Buck'S Island
(256) 442-2588
4500 Highway 77
Southside, AL
Services
New Boat Sales, Used Boat Sales, Engine Repair, Back-in Test, Boat repair, In-Water Demos
Hours
Summer - M-F 8-5 Winter- T-F 8-5 Sat 8-12

Dans Marine
(205) 744-2331
35 Park Rd
Piedmont, AL
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Tracy J Cycles Inc
(256) 927-5701
1014 W Main St
Centre, AL
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Cycle World
(256) 546-4444
1701 W Meighan Blvd
Gadsden, AL
 
Outdoor Supply Inc
(256) 543-7833
414 Chestnut St
Gadsden, AL
 
Brewer'S Marine Starters
(256) 442-7320
1760 Val Green Way
Gadsden, AL
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Alabama Prop Repair
(256) 447-8300
11014 Al Highway 21 North
Piedmont, AL
 
Cave Spring Marine Of Alabama
(256) 475-3212
6520 County Road 22
Centre, AL
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Brewer's Marine Starters
(256) 442-7320
1760 Val Green Way
Gadsden, AL
 
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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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