Boating Course Meridian ID

Local resource for boating coarses in Meridian. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to kayak instructors, boating instruction, boating certification, boating licenses, kayak lessons and boating lessons, as well as advice and content on boating, kayaking and water sports.

Xtreme Adventure Rentals
(208) 884-4614
1255 E Fairview Ave
Meridian, ID
Services
Xtreme Adventure Rentals

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Seventh Heaven Marine Center
(208) 846-8844
203 South Main Street
Meridian, ID
 
Capital Sports Sales
(208) 323-1500
9900 Fairview Avenue
Boise, ID
 
Seventh Heaven Recreation
(208) 888-1111
1608 Industrial Road
Nampa, ID
 
Western Marine
(208) 463-1511
1205 Industrial Rd
Nampa, ID
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Outdoor Adventure Inc.
(208) 386-9846
6776 Warm Springs Rd
Boise, ID
Manufacturers
boat rental

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Water Ski Pro Shop
(208) 336-3270
3725 Chinden Blvd.
Boise, ID
 
Quality Sales & Boat Covers
(208) 377-0775
4948 West Chinden Boulevard
Boise, ID
 
Miller Marine Mfg
(208) 362-2023
12036 W Lake Hazel Rd
Boise, ID
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Adventure Sports
(208) 465-5400
1412 Franklin Boulevard
Nampa, ID
 
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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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