Boating Course Tuscumbia AL

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Performance Plus Marine
(256) 386-7001
1017 Highway 72 E
Tuscumbia, AL
Services
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Shoals Outdoor Sports
(256) 389-8150
1605 Hwy 72 E
Tuscumbia, AL
 
Ebm Enterprises
(256) 757-1181
4424 Florence Blvd
Florence, AL
Services
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Jims Prop Service
(256) 766-1717
3407 Huntsville Rd
Florence, AL
Services
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Mobile Marine Masters
(256) 757-8699
407 Locke Six Rd
Killen, AL
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Shoals Outdoor Sports
(256) 389-8150
1605 Highway 72 E
Tuscumbia, AL
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Alexander Sam Outbd Motr Reprg
(256) 381-5006
105 Cox Blvd
Sheffield, AL
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Beckman Auto & Marine Sales
(256) 757-1155
1612 Bridlewood Dr
Florence, AL
Services
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Russell Sporting Center
(256) 764-0251
2602 Florence Blvd
Florence, AL
Services
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Travis Boating Center Alabama Inc
(256) 757-5000
4120 Florence Blvd
Florence, AL
 

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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