The biggest impediment to growing our Sport of whitewater kayaking is a ‘bad instructor’! Ken Whiting, world kayak champion
Becoming a Whitewater Kayak Instructor is a responsibility to the sport. It starts with a desire to share a passion for running rivers and understanding the risks involved. It is about facilitating the most effective means of transferring your knowledge to your students and building a learning environment that sees your students excel. Paddling is an individual sport, but paddling whitewater is never done alone. These are important messages for your students to understand.
MKC embraces this philosophy, which is why we have partnered with Canoe Kayak Canada to deliver the nationally recognized Kayak Instructor program and Kayak Leader. Click more to see how you can begin sharing your love of kayaking with others: Read more