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Martin Outdoors
(304) 562-3300
100 Saturn Way
Hurricane, WV
 
Lou Wendell Marine
(304) 722-7144
418 1St Avenue
St. Albans, WV
Services
New Boat Sales, Used Boat Sales, Engine Repair, Marina, Boat Ramp, Boat Storage, Back-in Test, Boat Rental, In-Water Demos

Charleston Marine, Inc.
(304) 744-3324
1601 Bowne Avenue
Charleston, WV
 
Marine Corps Recruiting Sub-Station
(304) 720-0400
1000 Parkway Rd
Charleston, WV
 
Jasper Engines & Transmissions Inc
(304) 744-6378
102 D St
Charleston, WV
 
Hidden Cove Marine
(304) 755-0137
2192 Winfield Rd
Winfield, WV
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Polaris 4 Wheelers & Jet Skis
(304) 768-9769
2 Carney Ct
Dunbar, WV
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Yamaha Powersports
(304) 562-7498
892 Orchard Park Rd
Hurricane, WV
 
Pier 54 Marina Llc
(304) 746-4495
3915 Washington St W
Charleston, WV
 
Trojan Landing Marine Inc
(304) 744-8300
1414 Maccorkle Ave Sw
Charleston, WV
 

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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