Boating Course Pierre SD

Local resource for boating coarses in Pierre. 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.

Downs Marina
(605) 224-5533
800 S Washington Ave
Pierre, SD
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Great Escape
(605) 224-5632
4700 Sd Highway 34
Pierre, SD
 
Downs Marina
(605) 224-5533
800 S Washington
Pierre, SD
 
Downs Marina
(605) 945-0730
800 S Washington Ave
Pierre, SD
 
Doug'S Anchor Marine
(605) 886-2828
1560 N Hwy 20
Watertown, SD
 
Quality Body Shop Inc
(605) 224-4970
1011 E Sioux Ave
Pierre, SD
 
Pierre Sports Center
(605) 224-5546
1440 N Garfield Ave
Pierre, SD
 
Petersen Motors Inc
(605) 224-4242
422 S Fort St
Pierre, SD
 
United Rentals
(605) 336-3670
1201 W. 51st St.
Sioux Falls, SD
Services
boat rental

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Spencer Canvas Company
(605) 996-4101
900 W Spruce St
Mitchell, SD
Services
Parts, Aftermarket Accessories, Supplies, Storage

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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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