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ACK Receives Kayak Angler’s Choice Award for Retailer of the Year

Paddlesports and outdoor gear retailer, Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK), a division of Summit Sports, LLC, has been awarded “Retailer of the Year” by the 2016 Kayak Angler’s Choice Awards for the 6th year in a row. In addition to “Retailer of the Year,” ACK was awarded second place in the “Blog of the Year” and “Employer of the Year” categories.
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Coming Soon: 2016 ACK Fall Kayak And Stand-Up Paddleboard Demo Days!

Austin Canoe & Kayak (ACK) is excited to announce their annual Fall Demo Day events featuring over 90 kayaks, canoes and stand up paddleboards, as well as educational clinics from industry experts. Austin, Texas (August 2nd, 2016) – Outdoor retailer, Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK), a brand of Summit Sports, LLC, announces its annual Fall Kayak and Stand Up Paddleboard Demo Days & Outdoor Expo.
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Michigan Based Outdoor Retailer Expands

Summit Sports’ Brighton, MI location announces a grand re-opening to celebrate a larger paddlesports selection through a store-within-a-store concept. Bloomfield Hills, MI (May 13, 2016) – Outdoor adventure and action gear retailers Summit Sports and Texas based Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK) announce the unveiling of a new store-within-a-store concept featuring an expanded selection of kayaks, stand up paddleboards, and related accessories inside the Brighton, MI store location.
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2016 ACK Spring Kayak and Stand-Up Paddleboard Demo Days Announced

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

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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Leading Outdoor Adventure Retailers Join Forces

Bloomfield Hills, MI (January 26, 2016) – Specialty outdoor gear retailers, Summit Sports and Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK) announce the merger of the two companies under Summit Sports LLC. The merger, backed by Digital Fuel Capital, brings together two outdoor specialty retail leaders in snow, paddle, and other outdoor adventure sports.
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ACK is Awarded the Kayak Angler’s Choice Award for Retailer of the Year for 5th Year in a Row

ACK wins the “Retailer of the Year” category and places third for “Blog of the Year”. Austin, Texas (October 21st, 2015) – Paddlesports and outdoor gear retailer, Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK), a division of MSP Holdings, LLC, has been awarded “Retailer of the Year” by the “2015 Kayak Angler’s Choice Awards” for the 5th year in a row.
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