Boating Course Topeka KS

Local resource for boating coarses in Topeka. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to kayak instructors, boating instruction, boating certification, boating licenses, kayak lessons and boating lessons, as well as advice and content on boating, kayaking and water sports.

Starlite Houseboats Inc
(785) 267-1800
3706 Sw Topeka Blvd
Topeka, KS
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Offshore Marine
(785) 267-9100
3706 Sw Topeka Blvd
Topeka, KS
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Lakeside Marine Service Inc.
(785) 478-9392
1444 Auburn Road
Topeka, KS
Services
New Boat Sales, Used Boat Sales, Engine Repair, Boat Storage, Back-in Test
Hours
8-5 M-F 8-12 Sat

Ozawkie Boat Co.
(785) 484-2656
6049 West Lake Rd.
Ozawkie, KS
 
Starlite Houseboats Inc
(785) 986-9224
3706 Sw Topeka Blvd
Topeka, KS
 
Louk Ernest Foot Clinic
(785) 273-3668
5990 Sw 28Th St
Topeka, KS
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Topeka Powersports Inc
(785) 862-9000
5319 Sw Topeka Blvd
Topeka, KS
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Port Perry Boat Sales & Service
(785) 246-2913
Meriden, KS
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Tim's Paint Works Collision Services
(785) 234-1016
2600 Ne Grantville Rd
Topeka, KS
 
Topeka Powersports
(785) 862-1636
4806 Sw Topeka Blvd
Topeka, KS
 

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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