Boating Course West Linn OR

Local resource for boating coarses in West Linn. 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.

SK Watercraft Rentals Inc
(503) 284-6447
3307 Ne Marine Dr
Portland, OR
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SK Watercraft Rentals Inc

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Promontory Park Store & Boat Rentals
(503) 630-5152
40500 E Highway 224
Estacada, OR
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Promontory Park Store & Boat Rentals

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Frost Jack Marine
(541) 479-4002
2770 New Hope Rd
Gladstone, OR
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Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Bentley'S Boat Tops & Uph
(503) 659-0238
14020 Se Mcloughlin Blvd
Portland, OR
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Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Stevens Marine Inc Milwaukie
(503) 652-1444
18023 Se Addie St
Portland, OR
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Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Alder Creek Kayak & Canoe
(503) 285-0464
250 NE Tomahawk Island Dr
Portland, OR
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Alder Creek Kayak & Canoe

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Affordable Boat Sales
(503) 723-7885
18557 Portland Ave
Gladstone, OR
 
Supreme Marlne P C
(503) 659-2889
Po Box 68033
Portland, OR
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Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Boice Marine
(541) 247-5387
Po Box 456
Gladstone, OR
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Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

Rogue Marine
(541) 956-6716
2185 Ne Spaulding Ave Ste 9
Gladstone, OR
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Parts, Service, Aftermarket Accessories, Trailers, Supplies, Storage

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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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