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10 Reasons To Go Paddling

| May 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

At ACK we love paddling for a number of reasons- but we don’t want to focus on why we are obsessed! We took to our Facebook page and asked all of our customers what makes them want  to go out paddling and got some great answers. Y’all answered with everything from waking up to getting excited […]

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ACK Supports Local Paddlesports Community With 7th Annual Spring Demo Days Event

| March 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Austin, Texas (March 11th, 2013) – Outdoor retailer Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK), a division of MSP Holdings, LLC., announces its 7th Annual Spring Demo Days & Outdoor Exposition. A total of four events will be held in locations based around ACK’s physical stores with Austin and North Houston (Spring) on April 5th and 6th, […]

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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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Customer Appreciation Week at Your Local ACK Stores!

| December 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

We Want to Show Our Appreciation ACK Customer Appreciation Week is being held this year at every ACK store location from November 29th through December 8th, 2014. We want to thank everyone who has helped us get to where we are today by offering raffle items, rental coupons, discounts and more during the Customer Appreciation Week. […]

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Gearing Up for the Kayak Fishing Boondoggle

| September 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

It’s Almost Boondoggle Time! The Boondoggle is only two weeks out and we’re getting excited to send off Jerron Wosel and Andrew Moczygemba (our ACK two man team) to go meet the community of kayak anglers from all over the nation who have helped build the event. It seems like each day I hear something new […]

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ACK Ignites Outdoor Adventure in the Community through Paddlesport Exploration

| August 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

Austin Canoe & Kayak Holds Its 6th Annual Fall Demo Days & Outdoor Exposition Austin, Texas – August 13th, 2013 – Outdoor retailer Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK), a division of MSP Holdings, LLC., announces its 6th Annual Fall Kayak Demo Days & Outdoor Exposition.  Each of ACK’s physical store locations will host its own […]

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ACK at the Houston Summer Boat Show

| May 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

It’s that time again! We’re excited to be exhibiting at the Summer Houston Boat Show this year and hope all of you can come out and visit us at the Reliant Center. We are going to be out there in full force with all of the latest Hobie Kayaks as well as a few from […]

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Hobie Gulf Coast Island Club

| May 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

We’re excited to announce that with help from our friends, the Island Adventurers, we at ACK will be organizing the Hobie Gulf Coast Island Club.  This will be an opportunity to meet other Hobie Mirage Adventure Island and Hobie Mirage Tandem Island owners and share passions for the waterways and oceans of our world. It will assist in the introduction […]

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Sailing with the Hobie Adventure Island

| January 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

I had never sailed anything yet but it has been something I have yearned to do. So, for my birthday I decided to take out the Hobie Adventure Island and fulfill this lifelong goal. After only have been shown once how to rig the kayak up with the sail, akas and amas, I set out […]

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ACK Spring & Houston Visit the Paddling Anglers in Canoes & Kayaks of Texas

| January 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Several nights ago, Brock, ACK Assistant Store Manager, and I were invited to PACK’s annual gathering at Saint Arnold’s Brewery.  PACK (Paddling Anglers in Canoes and Kayaks) is a large organization here in Houston that consists of paddling enthusiasts and also sponsors events and trips. Unfortunately that night, anything that could go wrong almost did go wrong. Brock and I […]

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