Boating Course Ripley TN

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Big Hatchie Marine
(901) 476-1734
1449 Highway 51 N
Covington, TN
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Five Star Motors
(901) 476-9500
1750 Highway 51 S
Covington, TN
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Executive Boat Rentals
(785) 364-4700
330 Rockland Rd
Hendersonville, TN
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Executive Boat Rentals

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Twin Cove Marina
(423) 566-0976
1835 Ridge Rd
Caryville, TN
Services
Twin Cove Marina, boat rentals

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East Port Marina & Resort
(931) 879-7511
5652 Eastport Rd
Alpine, TN
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East Port Marina & Resort

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Mikes Marine
(901) 476-8742
2221 Garland Dr
Covington, TN
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Horseshoe Bend Marina &
(931) 657-5080
6040 Webbs Camp Road
Walling, TN
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Horseshoe Bend Marina &

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Cedar Grove Marina & Cmpgrnd
(865) 278-3131
255 Dock Ln
New Tazewell, TN
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Cedar Grove Marina & Cmpgrnd

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Cedar Hill Resort
(931) 243-3201
705 Cedar Hill Rd
Celina, TN
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Cedar Hill Resort

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Swann's Marina
(865) 397-2182
2515 Swanns Marina
Dandridge, TN
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Swann's Marina

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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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