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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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FCS SUP Shop Talk: Insights from Professional SUP Athletes

| June 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

Ever Wanted to Pick the Brain of a Top SUP Athlete? On April 24th, paddle boarders around the globe were given the chance to do just that! FCS held an all new exclusive FSC SUP Love webcast called “Shop Talk”, a series for paddleboarders and retailers like ourselves to call in and communication directly with some […]

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Solar Batteries 101 with Goal Zero

| June 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Written & published on Solar Batteries by Goal Zero on their Off The Grid blog Not a Solar Scientist? That’s OK. We’re going back to the basics of keeping your batteries healthy and your solar panels hot! SOLAR BATTERIES 101 GOAL ZERO utilizes the latest and greatest in battery technology to accompany you on all […]

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Avoid This! Properly Secure Your Boat with a Rack System

| June 20, 2013 | 1 Comment

It’s every paddler’s nightmare to loose their boat, especially when they’re travelling full speed down the highway. Well, this nightmare became reality for one Georgia area paddler and we thought it was a perfect time to remind everyone on how to securely transport your kayaks, SUPs & canoes with a properly set up rack system. […]

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Protect Your Paddling Pup with a Dog PFD

| June 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Who’s your favorite paddling partner? Wait, don’t answer that…we have a feeling we might know the answer. It’s not your friends or family, who too often have an excuse for why they can’t make it down to the water with you – no, it’s someone who’s always game for a trip outside. Someone who can’t […]

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Watch out for that… Goose?!?

| June 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Yup, you read that correctly. Goose and other animal encounters are happening all over the nation! Listen to Chris dela Torre elaborate on his unplanned entanglement with as he calls the “Gangsters of Nature” on the Calgary Eyeopener on CBC from Canada. On a serious note, it is important to remember that being adventure seekers […]

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Meet the “Queen of SUP”!

| June 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Get to know Surftec SUP sponsored, paddle board prodigy Candice Apply in this Hot Shots series on ESPN W.  Did you know that Candice started competing in SUP competitions only a few months after teaching herself the sport back in the summer of 2007? She even went on to become the first women to beat then […]

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It’s Getting Hot Out There! – Check Out H20 Options for Any Sized Adventure

| June 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

The temperature are creeping up and it’s crucial you stay hydrated matter what you’re doing, whether it be a light run or a multi-day back country excursion. There are a wide variety of ways for you to get the H2O you need. Check out these ACK videos as we give a break down of essential products for Hydration on […]

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Hybrid SUP-yak Impresses Casual Paddlers

| June 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Ocean Kayak Nalu began turning heads when it was released about four years ago. Today, this hybrid Kayak-SUP continues to impress those who come across it. Incredibly versatile, the Nalu is meant to offer the best of both worlds with the ability to both sit and stand while you paddle. Over the years the […]

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What’s Your Dad’s Adventure Personality?

| June 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

Father’s Day is fast approaching and if you need a gift for the kind of dad who likes anything relating to the outdoors, the hardest part about your shopping experience at ACK is going to be picking out which one to get! To help you narrow down your options, we’ve selected a few top gift […]

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