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Michigan Based Outdoor Retailer Expands

| May 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

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

| 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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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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Leading Outdoor Adventure Retailers Join Forces

| January 26, 2016 | 4 Comments

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 Culminates 2015 “Pink Campaign” to Help in the Fight Against Breast Cancer

| December 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

ACK with the support of customers and vendors announces a donation to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation Austin, Texas (December 11th, 2015) – Paddlesports and outdoor gear retailer, Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK), a division of MSP Holdings, LLC, donated a total of $1,294.98 to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.

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ACK is Awarded the Kayak Angler’s Choice Award for Retailer of the Year for 5th Year in a Row

| October 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

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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ACK to Open Physical Store on Mars

| October 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

Austin, Texas (October 1, 2015) – Paddlesports and outdoor gear retailer, Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK), a division of MSP Holdings, LLC is thrilled to announce the opening of another physical retail location on Mars. In light of NASA’s recent announcement of flowing water on Mars, ACK has decided to be on the forefront of establishing residency on Mars.

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ACK Earns Bizrate’s Highest Customer Service Award

| September 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

For the 7th year in a row, ACK accepts the Bizrate Circle of Excellence Award and this year, at the highest level awarded – Platinum. Austin, Texas (September 29, 2015) – Paddlesports and outdoor gear retailer, Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK), a division of MSP Holdings, LLC is honored to have received the Bizrate® Circle of Excellence award for the 7th year in a row.

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2015 Fall Kayak and Stand Up Paddleboard Demo Days Announced

| August 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

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 18, 2015) – Outdoor retailer, Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK), a division of MSP Holdings, LLC, announces its annual Fall Kayak and Stand Up Paddleboard Demo Days & Outdoor Expo.

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Austin Canoe & Kayak (ACK) Reorganizes Management Team, Re-Hires Former Director of Marketing

| June 9, 2015 | 1 Comment

Austin Canoe & Kayak continues to expand with a more defined leadership team designed to accommodate the company’s growth and long term business strategies. Austin, Texas (June 9th, 2015) – Outdoor retailer, Austin Canoe & Kayak (ACK), a division of MSP Holdings, LLC, today announced the expansion of its management team with the return of former Director of Marketing, Roland Jimenez, as Vice President of Marketing.

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