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Department of Parks & Tourism
(501) 682-1191
1 Capitol Mall
Little Rock, AR
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Department of Parks & Tourism

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Jacksonville Cycle
(501) 982-7504
1116 South Highway 161
Jacksonville, AR
 
Gregory Polaris
(501) 834-0344
14106 Highway 107
Jacksonville, AR
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Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Concord Boat Corporation
(501) 834-1759
7901 Warden Road
Sherwood, AR
 
H&W Marine
(501) 791-2628
5039 Warden Road
N. Little Rock, AR
 
Hovercraft of Arkansas
(501) 982-3579
28 Dawn Court
Jacksonville, AR
 
Randy`s Transmission
(501) 985-3775
222 Morgan Road
Jacksonville, AR
 
Bradford Marine & ATV
(501) 833-2628
8020 Landers Road
North Little Rock, AR
 
H2O Sportz & Marine Llc
(501) 834-0998
4100 Rixey Road
Sherwood, AR
 
Marine Industrial Service
(501) 961-2869
635 Highway 15 S
Scott, AR
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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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