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Trip Report: Galveston Bay Lunch Sail

| February 10, 2014 | 1 Comment

Reposted from the TexasIslandClub.com Forum. Trip report comes from Club Captain Steve Mullins, AKA Crazy Yak, who took a fun trip along the Texas coast just south east of Houston in a pair of Hobie sailing kayaks. My family and I met up with Bob and Kathleen and sailed from Kemah to San Leon. After […]

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Storing Your Hobie Kayak

| January 31, 2014 | 4 Comments

Original content reposted from the HobieCat Forum. Kayak storage isn’t often given much thought, but doing it improperly can lead to permanent damage. Matt Miller, Director of Parts & Accessory Sales at Hobie Cat USA, shares tips and techniques for properly storing your Hobie Kayak. Important: When storing your Hobie Kayak, do NOT hang your kayak […]

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Asian Cowboys Kayak Sailing with the Hobie Mirage Tandem Island Kayak

| July 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

Get ready for some fun with Dphams and RexDelRey, Hobie Tandem Island Adventurers and prostaffers with our ACK Houston store. Ya..these guys have a good time. Enjoy! Itching to Give the Hobie Mirage Tandem Island Kayak a Try ACK Houston’s prostaffers, RexDelRey and Dphams, had been planning a trip to hit the rigs on their Hobie […]

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Comparing Hobie’s Tandem and Adventure Islands by Daniel Pham

| December 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

I had the pleasure of testing out the Hobie Mirage Tandem Island (TI) during the ACK demo days back in September. While I was testing the TI out on the lake, I could not help but compare it to the Hobie Mirage Adventure Island (AI) which I had paddled/sailed before. I have to say that operating the TI […]

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When a weather window presents itself…

| June 1, 2012 | 1 Comment

…it is best to take full advantage of it.  This was the case last week with light winds and clear blue skies.  A customer of mine and I set out on his Hobie Tandem Island to do some offshore fishing off the coast of Freeport and boy did we score big! First let me take […]

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Hobie Adventure Island TANDEM Fun

| September 23, 2010 | 0 Comments

Austin Canoe & Kayak Customer Service Manager takes out the new Hobie Island Adventure Tandem kayak.

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New Hobie Island Tandem Kayak

| July 8, 2010 | 0 Comments

I’m a sailor.  Before my 7 year old son John was born I owned and raced a 23 foot class boat at our local yacht club.  As a pilot I appreciate the wind and its effect on a vessel.   I also like the sense of freedom  I get listening to a crisp sail crackle when […]

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