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Connecticut Power & Sport
(203) 265-1206
1192 North Colony Road
Wallingford, CT
 
Suburban Marine
(203) 238-3232
648 Chamberlain Hwy
Meriden, CT
 
Commercial Diesel Service
(860) 349-9756
353 Howd Road
Durham, CT
 
Bassn` Bears Trip Service
(203) 376-7222
5900 Main Street
Hamden, CT
 
New Haven Powersports
(203) 562-3900
143 Whalley Avenue
New Haven, CT
 
Sign Stop Signs & Digital Imaging
(203) 265-6895
1253 South Broad Street
Wallingford, CT
 
Griffon Hovercraft USA
(203) 288-7592
3190 Whitney Avenue
Hamden, CT
 
Apple Upholstering CO
(860) 346-5266
597 Washington Street
Middletown, CT
 
Vespoli USA Inc
(203) 773-0311
385 Clinton Avenue
New Haven, CT
 
Euromar Inc.
(203) 879-0702
22 Tame Buck Road
Wolcott, CT
 

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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