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Vicco Marine
(541) 746-4975
4472 Daisy St
Springfield, OR
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Boat Boyz Marine
(541) 296-2867
Po Box 131
Springfield, OR
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Staff Jennings Boating Centers
(541) 485-2555
2100 Centennial Blvd
Eugene, OR
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Wright Communication Service
(541) 689-2875
1466 Lake Dr
Eugene, OR
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Sutton Rv & Dunbar Hitch
(541) 689-2399
2399 Highway 99 N
Eugene, OR
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Jims Power To Go
(541) 726-5205
3223 Main St
Springfield, OR
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Eastside Marine Mobile Service
(541) 736-3083
879 Old Orchard Ln
Springfield, OR
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Turnbull Marine Hydraulics
(541) 342-1549
1414 Victorian Way
Eugene, OR
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Clemens Marina Inc.
(541) 688-5483
309 River Avenue
Eugene, OR
Services
New Boat Sales

Maxxum Marine
(541) 344-4433
2780 W 11Th Ave
Eugene, OR
Services
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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