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J Percy Priest Lake-Resource Manager's Offic
(615) 889-1975
3737 Bell Rd
Nashville, TN
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J Percy Priest Lake-Resource Manager's Offic

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Executive Boat Rentals
(785) 364-4700
330 Rockland Rd
Hendersonville, TN
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Executive Boat Rentals

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Lakeshore Marine
(615) 885-2309
1403 Stewarts Ferry Pike
Hermitage, TN
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Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Performance Marine
(615) 872-7978
Hermitage, TN
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Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World
(615) 514-5200
323 Opry Mills Dr
Nashville, TN
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Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Elm Hill Marina
(615) 889-5363
3361 Bell Rd
Nashville, TN
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Elm Hill Marina

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Admiral Jim's Restaurant
(615) 641-9523
4027 Lavergne Couchville Pike
Antioch, TN
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Admiral Jim's Restaurant

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West Marine
(615) 232-8911
5566 Old Hickory Blvd
Hermitage, TN
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Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Lake Providence RC Club
(615) 339-3200
230 Battalion Way
Mount Juliet, TN
 
Boaters World Discount Marine Centers
(615) 612-3356
1553 Gallatin Ave
Nashville, TN
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Parts, Aftermarket Accessories, Supplies, Storage

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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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