Boating Course Westerly RI

Local resource for boating coarses in Westerly. 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.

A & J Jet Ski Rentals LLC
(401) 284-1990
145 Boon Street
Narragansett, RI
Services
boat rental

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Connors & O'Brien Marina
(860) 599-5567
197 Mechanic Street
Pawcatuck, CT
 
Ingram`s Custom Canvas
(860) 599-8547
87 Greenhaven Road
Pawcatuck, CT
 
Cramer`s Custom Canvas
(860) 599-3601
10 Alice Court
Pawcatuck, CT
 
Dockside Electronics Service
(860) 536-1919
Mystic Shipyard East
Stonington, CT
 
Teakflex Products
(860) 599-8005
113 Liberty Street
Pawcatuck, CT
 
Finest Kind Signs
(860) 599-0477
256 South Broad Street
Pawcatuck, CT
 
Connors & O'Brien Marina
(860) 599-5567
197 Mechanic Street
Pawcatuck, CT
 
King Cove Outfitters
(860) 599-4730
926 Stonington Road
Stonington, CT
 
Don`s Dock
(860) 535-0077
228 North Water Street
Stonington, CT
 
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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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