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My Experience with KATS

| July 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Written by guest blogger and KATS participant, ACK & Wilderness Systems Ambassador Eugene Mora  III. First, let me begin by thanking the ACK and KATS tournament personnel and sponsors. Without the joint efforts of all, this series would not have been as awesome as it was. The 10 events for the 2014 series were scheduled […]

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Record Breaking Numbers at KATS Lake Austin / Lady Bird Lake

| February 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Re-posted from FishKATS.com Not only was Saturday’s tournament the biggest KATS event ever held (94 competitors), it also produced some healthy limits for many and one Lake Austin big bass for Larry Martin (a KATS newcomer). His 26 inch bass has, for now, secured the Fishscale’s Biggest Bass Replica of the Season for 2014, and it […]

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Kayak Fishing Tournament Gear Guide

| February 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Ryan Herzog is a competitive kayak angler who’s participated in a number of Kayak Fishing Tournaments including several consecutive seasons of Texas’ Kayak Angler Tournament Series (KATS). See what he recommends bringing out on the water for your next kayak fishing tournament. Kayak tournaments are sweeping the nation.  With their growing in popularity, many folks […]

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Robert Leon Reels in Lake Conroe

| January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Re-posted from FishKATS.com Robert Leon reeled them in on Saturday catching the days’ only limit totaling 85.25 inches and securing first place for over $500 and a custom engraved Yak Attack Blackpak! Sam Gutierrez, a rising star within the KATS crowd took second with 47.75 inches. He is currently also in the lead for Kayak Angler […]

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Get Excited for KATS 2014!

| January 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Re-posted from FishKATS.com After gathering some kayak fishing footage from our KATS 2014 season kickoff at Decker Lake as well as 2013 footage from competitor Mike Garcia (see his profile and blog on Adventure on The Water), we’ve put together our first ever KATS Teaser Video! Give it a watch and be sure to share it […]

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Garcia Wins Big at Decker – KATS 2014 Update

| January 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Re-posted from FishKATS.com The KATS 2014 season kicked off on Saturday with the largest field of competitors in the series to date. There were 83 registered anglers that competed for a large prize pot, big bass payout, and a custom engraved YakAttack BlackPak. Windy conditions followed a beautiful morning at launch and made for tougher fishing for […]

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Austin Canoe and Kayak Raises $2,250 For Local Outdoor Organizations Through Kayak Fishing, Looks To 2014

| December 31, 2013 | 1 Comment

Austin, Texas – Outdoor retailer, Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK), a division of MSP Holdings, LLC made donations totaling $2,250 to the Kids Outdoor Zone and Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center using money raised by their Kayak Angler Tournament Series (KATS) in 2013. In addition, a total of 24 fishing rods were donated to Brown Santa […]

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Keep Up To Date With KATS 2014!

| December 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

Have you heard the latest about KATS 2014? 2014 KATS is already off to a great start and earlier last month I announced our event dates and locations. I wanted to share them here in case you hadn’t already caught them at http://www.fishkats.com. Check it out: 12/7 Bastrop River Run Pre-Season Event- completed 1/11/2014  Decker […]

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Kayak Angler Tournament Series (KATS) 2013 Season Wrap-Up

| September 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

For its second year, ACK hosted KATS (Kayak Angler Tournament Series) in the Austin, Texas area. Competitors from all over Central Texas and beyond gathered at 6 events beginning in January and finishing up Saturday, September 7th at Inks Lake State Park for the Classic Championship. 2013 Saw Growth for the Kayak Angler Tournament Series […]

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2013 KATS Series Overview

| June 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

The qualifying 2013 Kayak Angler Tournament Series season was buttoned up at Canyon Lake in May and the Classic Championship looms on the horizon for the Top 20 anglers! Five qualifying events, a whole lot of fun, and some excellent kayak fishing made for a great season in ACK’s second annual hosting of the series. […]

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