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Karsten-Denson CO
(478) 745-3306
536 3rd Street
Macon, GA
 
Charlies Videos
(478) 745-2518
Macon, GA
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Bibb Marine & Fiberglass Repair
(478) 784-1533
7318 Hawkinsville Road
Macon, GA
 
Performance Marine
(478) 956-5029
2251 Ga Highway 247 Connector
Byron, GA
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Outboard Motor Service
(478) 953-4881
107 Arthur Street
Warner Robins, GA
 
Macon Tent and Awning CO Inc
(478) 743-2684
230 South Street
Macon, GA
 
Rv & Marine Speciality
(478) 781-1000
2445 Industrial Park Dr
Macon, GA
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Central Georgia Power Sports
(478) 757-4320
5559 Thomaston Road
Macon, GA
 
Honda Express
(478) 922-7781
805 North Davis Drive
Warner Robins, GA
 
Southern Exposure Vacation Rentals
(478) 923-4745
Post Office Box 536
Bonaire, GA
 

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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