Boating Course Gaffney SC

Local resource for boating coarses in Gaffney. 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.

Smiths Marine
(864) 489-1013
1007 2Nd Ave
Gaffney, SC
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Shoco Boats
(704) 482-7329
2056 E Dixon Blvd
Shelby, NC
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Anchor Marine Incorporated
(704) 487-7666
1851 E Dixon Blvd
Shelby, NC
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Holden's Marine Center
(864) 585-1484
1265 Boiling Springs Rd
Spartanburg, SC
 
Harper Discount Yamaha
(828) 692-1124
1108 Spart Hwy
Spartanburg, SC
 
Holliday Cycle & Marine
(864) 277-8060
Cowpens, SC
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Chips Marine
(864) 599-9915
268 Red Fox Ln # Li
Chesnee, SC
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Holdens Marine Center
(864) 585-1484
1265 Boiling Springs Rd
Spartanburg, SC
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Affordable Marine Service
(864) 503-9823
7211 Valley Falls Rd
Spartanburg, SC
 
Sail Ski Connection
(843) 626-7245
515 Highway 501 # B
Myrtle Beach, SC
Services
Sail Ski Connection

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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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