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Asheville Yacht Club
(828) 252-4274
85 East Euclid Parkway
Asheville, NC
 
Outer Banks Outfitters
(252) 240-0055
Asheville, NC
Services
Parts, Aftermarket Accessories, Supplies, Storage

Hook Marine
(252) 726-8739
609 E Fort Macon Rd
Asheville, NC
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Rebel Marine Co
(252) 222-0728
517 E Fort Macon Rd
Asheville, NC
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Vision Marine
(252) 247-9436
1186 Salter Path Rd
Asheville, NC
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Blue Marine Subs
(828) 645-2620
175 Weaverville Rd
Asheville, NC
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Marine Systems Incorporated
(828) 254-5354
7 Westside Dr
Asheville, NC
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Todds Rv & Marine
(828) 651-0007
328 New Leicester Hwy
Asheville, NC
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Foleys Marine
(828) 258-2229
1141 Patton Ave
Asheville, NC
Services
Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Cycle Bargains & Water Sports Inc
(828) 686-5500
100 Buckeye Access Rd
Swannanoa, NC
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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