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Northland Kawasaki
(816) 436-6446
303 Ne 72Nd St
Gladstone, MO
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Hills Canvas
(816) 796-3878
18200 E Bundschu Rd
Independence, MO
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Smithville Marine
(816) 532-4000
208 N 169 Hwy
Smithville, MO
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

J & M Auto & Marine Repair
(816) 650-5022
Buckner, MO
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

MarineMax Kansas City at Sportmans Outfitters
(816) 524-0423
2225 NE Independence Avenue
Lee's Summit, MO
 
Elf Machine Works
(816) 257-1686
1600 N State Route 291
Independence, MO
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Marks Mobile Marine
(816) 833-2628
15500 E Us Highway 24
Independence, MO
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

B & B Marine
(816) 532-0179
101 1St St
Smithville, MO
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Blue Springs Marine Inc.
(816) 229-3366
3200 Nw Jefferson Street
Blue Springs, MO
Services
New Boat Sales, Used Boat Sales, Mobile Service, Engine Repair, Boat Storage, Back-in Test, Boat repair, In-Water Demos
Hours
M-F 830-500; Sat 830-200

Advantage Powersports
(816) 421-1515
6401 Nw Barry Rd
Kansas City, MO
 

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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