A self-proclaimed “Huck Finn wannabe,” Mark Vlaskamp has been paddling a canoe since he was a kid. After serving as YakGear’s marketing director for four years, he left the position at the beginning to 2016 to spend a significant part of the year on the road.
Don’t let the word “emergency” trick you into thinking “unnecessary.”
Storing your kayak requires a few necessary prep steps to ensure its preservation; you shouldn’t just leave it in a closet like you would a bike.
A well-outfitted kayaker is one who not only has a great time on the water but also lives to fish another day.
Our Austin, Texas store just got a new team member! We chatted with him to learn more about him as a person beyond his job title:
We’re well into the season of giving! So you’re shopping for a kayak angler in your life and you don’t even know where to start?
In a win for nature, the US Senate just unanimously passed a bill to include the outdoor recreation industry, made up of manufacturers, retailers (that’s us!) and providers, to the GDP.