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V A P Marine Service
(419) 734-1819
2870 E Harbor Rd
Piqua, OH
Services
Parts, Aftermarket Accessories, Supplies, Storage

Captain Fillets Dry Harbor
(419) 732-1957
2505 E Harbor Rd
Piqua, OH
Services
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Razs Mobile Marine & Auto
(419) 732-6509
1195 W Fremont Rd
Piqua, OH
Services
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Horman Marine Sales
(419) 732-6898
1465 S Danbury Rd
Piqua, OH
Services
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Island Dell Canvas Shop
(419) 797-2710
4757 E Weyhe Rd
Piqua, OH
Services
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Marine City Sales
(419) 797-0400
1839 Ne Catawba Rd
Piqua, OH
Services
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Minderman Marine Products
(419) 732-2627
129 Buckeye Blvd
Piqua, OH
Services
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West Marine
(419) 734-9122
4036 E Harbor Rd
Piqua, OH
Services
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Ship Sha Pe Marine Inc
(419) 734-1554
5707 W Harbor Rd
Piqua, OH
Services
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Rickard Marine Sales & Service
(419) 734-6132
3869 E State Rd
Piqua, OH
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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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