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Unwrapping New Kayak Colors from Native Watercraft and Liquid Logic

| August 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

The New Kayak Colors Are Here! We’ve been anxiously awaiting the new kayak colors from Native Watercraft and Liquid Logic ever since they announced their wacky new names like Lizard Lick, Gator Bait and Road Cone, along with the more normal names like Blue Lagoon, Hidden Oak and Copperhead. Boats featuring the new colors finally arrived […]

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Visit to the Heart of the Paddling World – Part 2 of 5

| October 13, 2012 | 1 Comment

Chris Hackerd, VP of Store Operations and one of three ACK co-owners, is an avid mountain biker, birder, ‘yak angler and all around outdoors-man. Recently, Chris traveled east to North Carolina to celebrate his grand mother’s 80th birthday and took the opportunity to visit many of the manufacturers based out of the area including Confluence, Legacy, Werner, Eno, Astral & Feel Free/Pyrahna. […]

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Kayaking 101: Drop the what? The Kayak Skeg Defined

| June 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

No one likes to fight the elements just to paddle straight. The problem is that once that wind starts blowing even the most experienced paddlers have trouble keeping their bow pointed in the direction they are heading. Sure, there are a number of ways to prep a kayak to lessen the effects of a windy […]

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SUP + Kayak = SUPYak?

| June 18, 2012 | 1 Comment

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 […]

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Press Release: Austin Canoe and Kayak Announces Video Contest Winner

| January 19, 2012 | 1 Comment

Austin, Texas (January 19th, 2012) – Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK), today announced the official winner of the “Why I Deserve to Win a Kayak” video contest. The contest was designed to engage participants in convincing the viewing audience, by means of a short 3-minute video, why they deserve to win a kayak by Native […]

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A Good Day for a Good Cause

| November 8, 2011 | 0 Comments

It was a pleasure meeting up with TJ Greaney, Founder of the Kids Outdoor Zone, a youth ministry that provides mentorship and loving care to children through a variety of outdoor activities, to hand over a donation of just over a $1,000. We collected a portion of the proceeds through entry fees from the  2011 […]

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Press Release: Austin Canoe and Kayak Kicks Off Video Contest For a Chance to Win a Kayak

| September 28, 2011 | 0 Comments

Austin, Texas (September 28th, 2011) – Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK), today announced the launch of the “Why I Deserve to Win a Kayak” video contest. The contest is designed to engage participants into convincing the viewing audience, by means of a short 3-minute video, why they deserve to win a kayak by Native Watercraft […]

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2012 Kayak and Canoe Roundup

| September 1, 2011 | 5 Comments

A look into the latest from Hobie, Ocean Kayak, Necky, Wilderness Systems and more! For those of us tuned into what’s going on in the paddling industry, August was greeted with much anticipation as manufacturers started rolling out their new kayak and canoe models. Industry professionals and consumers alike became giddy and almost child-like. August […]

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