Posts by tag
ACK Demo Days is a unique experience for paddlers. Weather you are in the market for a new kayak, or just getting into the sport, it gives you the opportunity to try out the kayaks in the market and determine what is right for you, before you make a purchase.
ACK Fall Demo Days are right around the corner and we hope you plan to come spend the day with us! We’ve been hosting our demos for 10+ years and it’s always great to see everyone come and enjoy a day on the water.
Down at the Texas coast lies a stretch of undeveloped island, secluded from crowds of beachgoers while filled with wildlife and unspoiled natural features. The Padre Island National Seashore is a treasure to fishermen, campers, windsurfers, and bird watchers.
Austin, Texas (July 28, 2017) – Outdoor adventure and action gear specialty retailer, Summit Sports, announces the acquisition of Kentucky-based Loucon, LLC. Summit Sports is excited to grow their business once again, near the one year anniversary of their most recent acquisition of Texas-based Austin Canoe & Kayak (ACK).
Austin, Texas (April 21, 2017) – Outdoor adventure and action gear specialty retailer, Summit Sports, announces the launch of “OWN IT”, an initiative to minimize landfill waste, protect natural resources and assist in wildlife conservation while inspiring others to do the same.
If you’re from Texas, you’ve probably already visited one of our brick and mortar stores or perhaps even attended a demo day but did you know we have five locations? From Austin to the Alamo City and eastward to the big city of Houston, we’ve been hard at work over the past ten years making sure we meet the demand of our Texas customers.
One of my favorite things about working here at ACK is that many of our co-workers are dog lovers, and I know that many who don’t have one are seriously considering adopting. As for us, we have our staple office dogs that stop by every once in a while and greet us with slobbery kisses while making sure we are getting our work done (even on Fridays).
Austin Canoe & Kayak continues to expand with a more defined leadership team designed to accommodate the company’s growth and long term business strategies. Austin, Texas (June 9th, 2015) – Outdoor retailer, Austin Canoe & Kayak (ACK), a division of MSP Holdings, LLC, today announced the expansion of its management team with the return of former Director of Marketing, Roland Jimenez, as Vice President of Marketing.