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Desert Marine Corporation
(775) 852-3433
Reno, NV
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Sierra Nevada Mobile Marine
(775) 329-4358
Reno, NV
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Rogers Boat & Marine
(775) 853-3800
263 Keystone Ave
Reno, NV
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Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Reno Cycle Gear
(775) 355-8810
525 Kietzke Ln
Reno, NV
Services
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Marine Specialties
(775)359-2363 (775)359-2879
890 Steneri Way
Sparks, NV
 
Marine Aquaruim
(775) 337-0366
39 E Taylor St
Reno, NV
Services
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Kayaks Etc
(775) 849-2714
2505 Sutro Street
Reno, NV
 
Premier Truck and Marine
(775) 786-1171
2335 Market Street
Reno, NV
 
Outboard Technologies
(775) 329-0811
2890 Vassar St
Reno, NV
Services
Parts, Aftermarket Accessories, Supplies, Storage

Rogers Boat & Marine
(775) 853-3800
4690 Longley Ln Ste 107
Reno, NV
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Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

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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