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Local resource for boating coarses in Opelousas. 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.

Backwater Cycle Sports and Marine
(337) 942-1971
2604 West Landry Street
Opelousas, LA
 
Industrial Rubber Products Incorporated
(337) 896-8989
415 Sonnier Rd
Carencro, LA
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Savant Byron J
(337) 232-6523
1412 E Butcher Switch Rd
Lafayette, LA
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

B & C Boat Rentals
(985) 475-5543
1910 N Bayou Dr
Golden Meadow, LA
Services
B & C Boat Rentals

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Cajun Houseboats and Rentals Inc
(985) 385-6621
1201 Brashear Ave #438B
Morgan City, LA
Services
boat rental, houseboat

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Miers Outboard Repair
(337) 896-8691
223 Pope Dr
Carencro, LA
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Kilgore Marine
(337) 233-6515
202 Sheila Dr
Lafayette, LA
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Massey's Professional Outfitters
(504) 885-1144
3363 Severn Ave
Metairie, LA
Services
Massey's Professional Outfitters

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Belle Chasse
(504) 656-7008
10856 Highway 23
Belle Chasse, LA
Services
Belle Chasse

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New Orleans Wine & Food Exprnc
(504) 529-9463
1100 Tulane Ave # 705
New Orleans, LA
Services
New Orleans Wine & Food Exprnc

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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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