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A First Time For Everything

| April 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

I recently got hired on full-time at Austin Canoe & Kayak as a graphic designer on the marketing team. Among my first few weeks, I got the opportunity to take a “Go Play Day.

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ACK Visual Diaries: Kayak Fishing on the San Marcos River

| April 8, 2016 | 6 Comments

About an hour away from ACK headquarters, is the laid back college town, San Marcos, TX home of  one of our stores and the beautiful San Marcos River. A balmy 72°, this stretch of water is home to Sunfish, Large Mouth Bass, Long-Nose Gar, Small Mouth Bass, and Guadalupe Bass (Texas’ state fish!).

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Highlights from ICAST 2015

| August 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

If you’ve been on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter these past few days you’ve probably seen hundreds of new product posts hyping the latest and greatest from this years ICAST convention in Orlando, Florida. Brands such as Hobie, Diablo Paddle sports, and Native all showed off new gear we can’t wait to get our hands on.

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Video: New from Diablo Paddlesports in 2013

| February 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

While at the 2013 Austin Boat Show, we took the time to make a couple of videos showcasing some new products and upgraded features on a couple of boats. Thomas Flemons from Diablo Paddlesports was kind enough to take a few minutes to show off their new features for 2013 on both the Adios and the Chupacabra.

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SUP + Kayak = SUPYak?

| June 18, 2012 | 3 Comments

There is no doubt that Stand Up Paddleboards (SUPs) are the latest craze in the paddling world but it’s easy to see why — the boards look slick, are easy to lug around and offer both a unique workout and a new perspective on paddling. In fact, SUPs have gained so much popularity over the last few years that they have been turning the heads of some top kayak manufacturers.

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Sit or Stand, the Devil Don’t Mind

| April 16, 2012 | 1 Comment

We wanted to officially welcome Diablo Paddlesports to ACK. Diablo Paddlesports is an Austin, Texas based company that was founded in 2009 with the purpose of creating a boat that offered the benefits of both stand-up paddle boarding and kayaking.

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