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Announcing the 2013 Spring Kayak Demo Days!

| February 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

It’s that time again! The 2013 Spring Demo Days are almost here and we hope you are as excited as us to experience one of the most sought after events in the paddling community. This year, we will offer two days of full out on the water action for all three demos! Expect to see […]

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Peep Show

| January 25, 2013 | 1 Comment

Been having a blast at all of the Texas Boat Shows and just wanted to give you a peep at our booth for each one. Our stores work overtime to man both the shows and their respective locations, and always have a blast in the end seeing old faces and meeting new ones. We’ve had […]

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Set Sail for the 2013 Winter Boat Shows

| December 28, 2012 | 4 Comments

The holidays are over, but for many that means it’s soon to be the best time of the year. That’s right, it’s nearly time for the 2013 Winter Boat Shows! Each year several Texas cities host these events and display the widest variety of boats on the market. For the most part the shows revolve […]

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Kristian Kolflat Interviewed by FishTattoo.net

| November 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

ACK’s very own Kristian Kolflat, Austin Store Assistant Manager and KATS Tournament Director, was interviewed by Pat Kellner of FishTattoo. In the interview, Kristian speaks on ACK, KATS and kayak fishing in terms of both the industry itself as well as his own passion for the sport. Read the full interview here. Pat Kellner is an […]

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Paddling the Day Away w/ Alex from the ACK Warehouse

| September 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

Alex from the ACK warehouse recently sent in this photo gallery from his day paddling around Austin’s urban waterway’s Barton Creek and Lady Bird Lake. Looks like he had a fun time, huh? Nothing like a lazy day on the water! – Joseph @ACK

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Photo Blog: ACK @ Fun Fun Fun Fest Aqua Olympics 2012

| August 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

ACK recently sponsored the second annual Fun Fun Fun Fest Aqua Olympics at Fiesta Gardens in Austin, Texas. We were out promoting our SurfTech SUP lineup and of course our upcoming Demo Days, giving away some swag and hanging out with the good people of Austin, Texas. The family-friendly event included SUP Jousting, SUP High […]

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ACK to Sponsor Fun Fun Fun Aqua Olympics

| August 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

ACK is excited to sponsor the second annual Aqua Olympics, an Austin original event involving a number of off-beat water competitions coupled with a festival on land that aims to be plenty of fun. The Aqua Olympics are associated with the popular music festival FunFunFun fest and are expected to bring close to a thousand […]

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Austin to Denver

| June 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

Editor’s Note: We are sad to announce that Michael, a valued ACK Austin store employee, will be leaving ACK to pursue his education in Colorado with his girlfriend. In many ways, Denver reminds us of Austin as an outdoor sports mecca and we look forward to hearing about his outdoor adventures. Michael recently visited Denver […]

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ACKTV Update: NRS Pike Overview

| May 17, 2012 | 3 Comments

Luke Adams from NRS paid us a visit at our Austin Demo Days back in April and showed off the features of a unique, inflatable fishing kayak called the NRS Pike. Luke covers all the features of the boat including its impressive stability for sight fishing, its portability, and plenty of other built-in features. Be […]

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Event Recap: Fly Fishing Downtown Austin, Texas

| April 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

Last week I got to step into the Paramount Theatre here in Austin, Texas for the first time and catch the 2012 Fly Fishing Film Tour and to represent ACK as a sponsor of the event. It was a neat evening with many familiar faces. I have seen many of these folks in our stores […]

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