Boating Course Grand Blanc MI

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West Marine
(810) 230-8930
G3302 Miller Rd
Flint, MI
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Canvas Shoppe
(810) 733-1841
3198 S Dye Rd
Flint, MI
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

B & B Boat CO
(810) 736-4110
3472 North Genesee Road
Flint, MI
 
H 20 Sports
(810) 714-2755
Fenton, MI
Services
Parts, Aftermarket Accessories, Supplies, Storage

Barefooting Unlimited Water Ski School
(810) 629-6370
4037 West Silver Lake Road
Fenton, MI
 
Hunts Propellers Sales & Service Inc
(810) 232-9366
2902 Fenton Rd
Flint, MI
Services
Parts, Aftermarket Accessories, Supplies, Storage

Lang'S Marine Sales & Service
(810) 629-5999
2300 Sonora Dr
Fenton, MI
Services
Parts, Aftermarket Accessories, Supplies, Storage

Richfield Rv & Marine Supply Between Dort & We
(810) 736-2680
2535 Richfield Rd
Flint, MI
Services
Parts, Aftermarket Accessories, Supplies, Storage

Action Water Sports - Fenton
(810) 629-1342
8051 Old U.S. 23
Fenton, MI
 
Nickels Boat Works Incorporated
(810) 750-1855
2426 S Long Lake Rd
Fenton, MI
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

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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