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3 Simple Steps to Better Sun Protection

| September 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

After four consecutive weekends of ACK events this month, I’ve gotten my fair share of sun. It’s been a lot of fun, but the bad news is that I haven’t done my best to consider sun protection while I’ve been out there. It wasn’t until a visit to my grandfather’s house prompted me to reconsider […]

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Youngest Stand Up Paddling Kid You’ve Ever Seen

| September 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Stand Up Paddling Is Easier Than You Think Or maybe this 2 year old just has some serious skills! I came across this video posted by the Paddling Headquarters and loved it. It showcases just how easy and fun Stand Up Paddling can really be. The beginning is a bit tedious with the unnecessary slow-mo’s […]

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5 Tips to Extend Your Paddling in Cold Weather Season

| August 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

Paddling in Cold Weather It may not feel like it everywhere now, but September marks the end of summer and, eventually, the coming of cooler fall weather. This time last year, our team was talking about kayak storage options to help people get ready for the cold winter months. Boy, did we get an earful […]

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And the SUP Photo Contest Winner is…

| August 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

Congratulations Kimberly! The end of July marks the conclusion to our “How Do You SUP?” Photo Contest on Facebook. Just as we expected, paddlers from all over take advantage of SUP versatility in a variety of different ways. We received submissions featuring SUP Racing, lounging, surfing, exploring, hand stands, fishing, yoga, & even some tandem […]

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Team ACK Heads to Outdoor Retailer for a Peek at 2014 Gear

| July 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

You could hear a pin drop today in the main ACK office. The offices are about half empty as team ACK heads to the airport  to be whisked away to Salt Lake City for Outdoor Retailer (OR). For those not familiar with OR, it is outdoor sports show of its kind. Catering to manufacturers, retailers […]

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Save the Date – Fall ACK Demo Days Almost Here!

| July 21, 2013 | 1 Comment

ACK Demo Days – Fall 2013 Mark your calendars – The ACK Fall 2013 Demo Days are only two months out!  As always, this FREE event will feature a HUGE selection of paddlecraft for you to check out plus paddling & outdoor clinics from our vendors and other experts, and of course, some killer deals. […]

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Think Paddling Safety First And Always Be Mindful Of Mother Nature!

| July 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

Remember Paddling Safety: Kayaking Comes With Exposure to the Elements Lately, as I have been scanning the various kayaking forums, I’m starting to notice a very disturbing trend among some of my fellow paddlers. In just the last 2 months, I have counted over a dozen instances where paddlers aren’t taking into account paddling safety […]

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Getting Dressed for Greek Sea Kayaking with Bomber Gear’s Solar 50 Rash Guard

| July 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

After leaving for Greece just under a month ago to undergo an exciting sea kayaking adventure vacation, Cutter Aquatics paddling instructor, Barbara Cutter, reports back with intel on her experience with Bomber Gear’s Solar 50 Rash Guard. Dress for Your Environment Have I mentioned that in June it is hot in Greece? Not hot like Texas, the humidity is much lower […]

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ACK Austin Caught in the ACT!

| July 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

Never a Dull Moment at the ACK Austin Store With the beautiful weather and the 4th of July weekend  quickly approaching, I’ve been dying to check out one of our performance paddles and get out on the water. The ACK Austin store being the closest of our 4 ACK stores to me, I decided this afternoon […]

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Enter to Win Over $600 in SUP Prizes in ACK Photo Contest

| July 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

Photo Contest: It’s Time for a Little SUP Show & Tell Summer is in full swing and what goes better with the hot summer sun than water? Down here in Austin it’s unusual to drive by a lake without seeing an Austinite cooling off on the water. There are so many floating options out there […]

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