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Empire Fire & Marine
(304) 291-0407
Morgantown, WV
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Edgewater Marine
(304) 594-2630
Morgantown, WV
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Sport Rider
(304) 296-9626
951 Point Marion Rd
Morgantown, WV
Services
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Wood'S Boat House
(304) 363-2651
2107 White Hall Blvd
Fairmont, WV
 
Edgewater Marina
(304) 594-2630
239 Fairchance Rd
Morgantown, WV
 
Industrial Marine Service Incorporated
(304) 292-4464
514 Hartman Run Rd
Morgantown, WV
 
Edgewater Marine
(304) 594-2630
Morgantown, WV
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Riverside Marine Company
(304) 599-3807
Maidsville, WV
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Garry's Auto Upholstery
(304) 291-2147
1725 Mileground Rd
Morgantown, WV
 
Sunset Beach Marina
(304) 777-2194
2184 Cheat Rd
Morgantown, 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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