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Wilson Marine Corp.
(517) 546-3774
5866 E. Grand River Road
Howell, MI
 
Wilson Marine
(800) 875-2620
6095 Grand River Rd
Brighton, MI
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Portage Marine
(734) 426-5000
9627 Dexter Pinckney Rd
Pinckney, MI
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Oakland Mobile Marine Techs
(248) 887-0988
1138 W Livingston Rd
Highland, MI
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Nickels Boat Works Incorporated
(810) 750-1855
2426 S Long Lake Rd
Fenton, MI
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Wilson Marine
(800) 875-2620
6095 Grand River Avenue
Brighton, MI
Services
New Boat Sales, Used Boat Sales, Engine Repair, Boat Ramp, Boat Storage, In-Water Demos
Hours
M-Sat 9am-6pm Winter; M-F 9am-8pm; Sat 9am-6pm; 11am-4pm Sun (Summer)

Wilson Marine Corp.
(517) 546-3774
6095 West Grand River
Brighton, MI
Services
Sport Boats

Midwest Sailing
(734) 426-4155
8955 Dexter Pinckney Rd
Pinckney, MI
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Action Water Sports - Fenton
(810) 629-1342
8051 Old U.S. 23
Fenton, MI
 
Lang'S Marine Sales & Service
(810) 629-5999
2300 Sonora Dr
Fenton, MI
Services
Parts, Aftermarket Accessories, 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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