Tag: Kayak Fishing

Getting to Know Us: Meet Warren Shafor

| March 9, 2016 | 2 Comments

As a military brat, it’s tough to “officially” say where Warren of our Austin, Texas store is from – he was born in Georgia, bopped around several states, and even spent time living in Japan – until his family settled in Northern California. He found his way into the ACK family after stopping by our store to pick up some gear, “My wife and I had just moved to Austin from California three days ago and I couldn’t find our anchors anywhere – maybe the never even made it into the uHaul…

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The 41st Annual Houston Fishing Show Is Almost Here!

| March 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

Join us at the 41st Annual Houston Fishing Show taking place Wednesday March 16th through Sunday March 20th at the George B. Brown Convention Center in Houston, Texas!

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Meet the Team: Ryan Squires, Spring Store Manager

| February 29, 2016 | 3 Comments

For our fourth installment in the brand new Meet the Team series we’d like to introduce Ryan Squires, Spring Store Manager. He is our go-to-guy for everything salty and a long time member of the ACK fam.

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It’s Here! Lowrance Elite-TI TotalScan ™

| February 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Welcome to the future. The Elite-TI TotalScan™ is the newest addition to the Lowrance lineup and is brimming with state of the art features both techies and diehard anglers can get excited about.

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Introducing KATS Midwest – Kayak Angler’s Tournament Series Expanding to Michigan

| February 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

If you’ve been kayak fishing here in Texas you’ve probably heard of our favorite kayak fishing event: Kayak Anglers Tournament Series (KATS).

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KATS 2016 Kicks Off On Bastrop

| January 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Kicking off the New Year big, the FishKATS X event on Lake Bastrop set the all time record with 147 participants! As check-in progressed, more and more anglers crowded the area, filling the bone-chilling, cold air with anxiousness and excitement.

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3 Easy Ways to Improve your Next Kayak Fishing Trip

| January 26, 2016 | 10 Comments

I chatted with Barrett Fine, ACK’s Regional Operations Manager about ways anglers can improve their kayak fishing experience. Always a wealth of information, Barrett had the wise comment that increasing comfort while on the water is the best bet for improving your next kayak fishing trip.

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What are Paddle Floats For?

| January 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

What is a kayak paddle float? If you’ve never seen a kayak paddle float in action, it can be a bit confusing to know what paddle floats are for.

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Lured in by the Lure 11.5

| January 12, 2016 | 10 Comments

Whenever I hit the water the primary objective is always to have a safe, fun experience doing something that I enjoy. However, if I am paddling a boat for the first time or using new equipment, it is my responsibility as a kayak salesman to test our products for performance and usability and share my findings with our customers.

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Getting to Know Us: ACK Regional Operations Manager Barrett Fine

| November 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

You know the classic story about an up and coming star who happens to be discovered at some event like a Chili cookoff or waiting in line for coffee? Well, Barrett is kind of like the kayak fishing version of this.

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