Boating Course Rutland VT

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Plunder Bay Marina Inc
(802) 948-2330
250 Mount Independence Rd
Orwell, VT
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Plunder Bay Marina Inc

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Vermont Houseboats Vacation
(802) 948-2330
Mount Independence R
Orwell, VT
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Vermont Houseboats Vacation

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Freedom's Edge Marine Sales
(802) 459-2070
29 Gorham Bridge Rd
Rutland, VT
 
Fairlee Marine & Recreation
(802) 333-9745
274 Us Route 5 S
Fairlee, VT
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Fairlee Marine & Recreation

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Plunder Bay Marina Inc
(802) 948-2330
250 Mount Independence Rd
Orwell, VT
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Plunder Bay Marina Inc

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Chipman Point Marina
(802) 948-2288
68 Chipmans Point Rd
Orwell, VT
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Chipman Point Marina

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Woodard Marine
(802) 265-3690
615 Creek Road
Hydeville, VT
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New Boat Sales, Used Boat Sales, Engine Repair, Marina, Boat Storage, Back-in Test, Boat Rental, In-Water Demos
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Memorial Day-Labor Day 7 days a week 9am-5pm Labor Day-Columbus Day Mon -Sat 9a

Shelburne Shipyard
(802) 985-3326
4584 Harbor Rd
Shelburne, VT
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Shelburne Shipyard

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Chipman Point Marina
(802) 948-2288
68 Chipmans Point Rd
Orwell, VT
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Chipman Point Marina

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Royal Boat Rentals
(802) 684-3379
3182 Route 2 W
West Danville, VT
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Royal Boat Rentals

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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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