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Meet Summit Sports

| April 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Chances are if you’ve shopped with us, you’re a fan of going on adventures outside. At ACK, we work hard to provide you with all the gear you’d need for all enjoying the outdoors and your favorite paddlesports.

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ACK Visual Diaries: Running in The Sahara Desert

| April 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Jacob, on our Customer Service team, was lucky enough to visit Morocco earlier this month. On this trip, he fell in love with the unique culture, locals’ hospitality, and delicious cuisine.

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National Park Week Kicks Off with Free Park Admission!

| April 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Visit the National Park of your dreams for free this week! Starting tomorrow, April 16th National Park Week kicks off offering National Park visitors free admission

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5 Quick Tips When Shopping In Our Stores

| April 1, 2016 | 1 Comment

Here at ACK, we want to make your shopping experience the best it can be whether it be online or in our 5 store locations. To make your trip as easy and fluid as possible, we asked our Austin Store Manager, Ryan Schaper (read more about him here), to put together a list of questions every ACK shopper should come prepared with.

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Have Y’all Scoped the Blog Yet?

| March 31, 2016 | 0 Comments

If you’re lucky enough to live up North and aren’t dealing with the scorching Texas heat we’re getting hit with down in Austin, chances are Spring ski season is in full swing. If you’re anything like me, there’s always a desire to deep dive into learning all about new gear, techniques, industry news, and go on vicarious adventures by reading trip reports.

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Trending: #TrashTag

| March 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Working in the Social Media landscape, I see a ton of hashtags floating among the interwebs – s0me are inspiring (#MotivationMonday), others not so much (sorry, #humblebrag – you’re not that humble). When I heard of UCO’s #Trashtag campaign, a spark flew – I love this one.

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#ACKlife: Burger Bash + Easter Egg Hunt

| March 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

With Easter this Sunday, we felt the urge to celebrate with an Easter Egg hunt of our own this afternoon. Followed by burgers.

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2016 ACK Spring Kayak and Stand-Up Paddleboard Demo Days Announced

| March 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Austin Canoe & Kayak (ACK) is excited to announce their annual Spring Demo Day events featuring over 90 kayaks, canoes and stand up paddleboards as well as educational clinics from industry experts. Austin, Texas (March 21, 2016)- Outdoor retailer, Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK), a division of Summit Sports, LLC, announces its annual Spring Kayak and Stand Up Paddleboard Demo Days & Outdoor Expo.

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Oh, the Places Weego!

| March 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Last week we launched a photo contest for our instagram fans (follow us here if you don’t already). We asked for photos from your most exotic adventures and were extremely impressed with the amazing adventures y’all have had!

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Texas Kayak Tournament Donation Benefits Heroes on the Water & Explore Austin

| March 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Kayak Angler’s Tournament Series (KATS) donates funds raised by anglers to help support the Fort Hood, Texas chapter of Heroes on the Water and Explore Austin. Austin, Texas (March 21, 2016) – The Kayak Angler’s Tournament Series (KATS) organization is pleased to announce a donation total of $4,720, which was raised through charity raffle sales, to help support two Texas based non-profits, the Fort Hood Chapter of Heroes on the Water and Explore Austin.

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