Guided Excursion Small Vessel Regulations FAQ

The FAQ’s below are answers to common questions we receive. They are rough guidelines based on our interpretation of the regulations based on our discussions with Transport Canada, but in no way should these be taken as an the authoritative answer. We suggest you contact Transport Canada directly for any specific answers to your questions. […]

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Waterfront Canoe Instructor Membership Update

New for 2011 is a Waterfront Canoe Instructors only category.  The rate for this membership category is $ 20. plus GST or HST (applicable provincial tax). This will allow these instructors to register and teach Waterfront Canoe courses only.  This membership level does not include Kanawa issues, Heritage River Calendar, PC decal or Instructor Pro-Deal […]

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Paddle Canada to Launch SUP program next spring

Media Release (copy) Paddle Canada to release SUP program next spring Paddle Canada has announced that it is developing a Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) program for release next spring! Stand Up Paddleboarding uses a large surfboard and a long canoe paddle to travel on oceans, rivers and flatwater while standing. SUP has an ancient Hawaiian […]

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SUP Board Program – Call for Input

We are excited to announce: Paddle Canada is developing a Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) program for release next spring! In case you do not know, Stand Up Paddleboarding uses a large surfboard and a long canoe paddle to travel on oceans, rivers and flatwater while standing. SUP has a long Polynesian history, but has seen […]

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PC Approves Creation of SUP Board Program Development Committee

Last week the board of directors approved the creation of a new SUP board committee. This new PDC will be chaired by PC instructor & past board member, Tony Palmer from Alberta. Also on the committee is instructor member and Canoe PDC advisor, Mark Scriver from Ontario. The PDC is looking for additional members to […]

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