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Meet the Team: Tim McFarland, San Marcos Store Manager

| February 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

For our fifth installment in the Meet the Team series we’d like to introduce Tim McFarland, San Marcos Store Manager. He is our newest Manager to join the ACK fam and we are excited to have him!

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ACK Visual Diaries: Camping at Lake Somerville State Park

| February 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Last weekend a few ACK-ers took full advantage of our

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Getting to Know Us: PK Fridays

| February 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

One of the many perks of living the #ACKlife is our fabulous tradition of PK Fridays ( PK = Product Knowledge). We truly strive to live up to our mission statement when it comes to knowing the ins and outs of all the gear we carry.

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Shop ACK and Support Texas State Parks!

| February 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

I’m not one to deep dive into new legislature, but upon hearing of House Bill 158’s recent passing, I got pretty stoked. Through this new bill, 94% of state sales tax revenue from sporting goods (aka when you shop ACK) goes to the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department.

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The ACK Mission Statement

| February 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

The ACK mission statement is “To inspire our customers to get outdoors by providing high quality products at fair prices with literally the best customer service from passionate employees.” Everyone at ACK embodies this customer-centric approach to the point where we made a video about it – enjoy!

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ACK Visual Diaries: Northern Colorado Escapade

| February 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

Always on the quest for adventure, ACK Customer Relationship Manager JJ snuck away from the Texas heat (seriously it was in the 80’s last weekend!) to have fun in the snow.

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Getting to Know Us: Meet ACK’s HR Manager, Chase

| February 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

“Ready to be bored to death?” Chase asked me as we walked into our conference room for our interview.

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ACK Presents: Love Connection – Valentine’s Day Edition

| February 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

Looking for love this Valentine’s Day weekend? Well, you’re in luck – after sifting through hundreds of applications we found Derek, Sven, and Dante who are all on the hunt for the perfect partner to share their adventures with.

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Introducing KATS Midwest – Kayak Angler’s Tournament Series Expanding to Michigan

| February 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

If you’ve been kayak fishing here in Texas you’ve probably heard of our favorite kayak fishing event: Kayak Anglers Tournament Series (KATS).

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Please Don’t Ever be These Guys….

| February 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

BBC News recently ran an article reporting how a study global fishing catch is significantly under-reported according to a study conducted by the UN’s Food and Agriculture Organization. According to findings, “the amount of fish taken from the world’s oceans over the last 60 years has been underestimated by more than 50%”.

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