Tag: Product Reviews

CamelBak Arc 4 Hydration Belt – Product Review

| May 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

Iv’e been running pretty regularly since early January and I’ve used the waist mounted bottle system from CamelBak called the Arc 4 Hydration Belt about a dozen times since then. The Arc 4 features four convenient 8 oz. snap-in bottles that are easy to remove and replace while maintaining pace. The ‘baskets’ that hold the bottles in place are very intuitive as well as […]

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Featured Guest Blogger/Partner: YakAngler.com

| February 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

We’d like to take a moment to introduce another guest blogger/partner, or in this case a group of bloggers to our loyal readers, YakAngler.com. We’ve recently formed a partnership with them to republish some of their articles on our blog but we also plan to have some of their pro staffers review some of the […]

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10 Minutes

| November 18, 2011 | 0 Comments

Our Customer Service Department takes immense pride in our ability to assist our customers. For those loyal customers, you know that we have a speedy response time to the emails we receive so I am happy to announce that we have broken our previous monthly average record response time to less than 10 minutes! In […]

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Press Release: Outdoor Retailer, Austin Canoe and Kayak, 
Announces the AustinKayak.com Mobile Website

| March 7, 2011 | 2 Comments

ACK’s paddling and outdoor gear eCommerce website 
is now available in a mobile optimized format. Austin, Texas (March 7th, 2011) – Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK), today announced the launch of a mobile optimized website located at www.AustinKayak.com. The website, which auto detects if the user is on a mobile device, has been developed to […]

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Relax – The Hammock Way

| November 5, 2010 | 1 Comment

I’ve personally enjoyed the art of relaxing for pretty much all my life and discovered that one of best ways to fully appreciate this great pastime is with the help of a hammock. There is nothing like relaxing to the sounds of nature while enjoying the cool breeze in the great outdoors. I particularly enjoy […]

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7,000

| October 9, 2010 | 0 Comments

Seven thousand reviews. That’s a big number when you consider the time it takes a person to write a few sentences about a product they’ve purchased. The reality is, it’s not so much about the big numbers. It’s about the fact that you, our customer, is helping us shape our product offering to provide a better shopping experience for everyone.

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New Hobie Island Tandem Kayak

| July 8, 2010 | 0 Comments

I’m a sailor.  Before my 7 year old son John was born I owned and raced a 23 foot class boat at our local yacht club.  As a pilot I appreciate the wind and its effect on a vessel.   I also like the sense of freedom  I get listening to a crisp sail crackle when […]

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Why ACK? Product Reviews

| May 17, 2010 | 2 Comments

This past weekend I was attending a conference with small business leaders and I was asked repeatedly why someone would shop at ACK as opposed to any other larger retailer.   This question is easy to answer, Customer Service.  But it really got me thinking.  Why do people love ACK?  Customer Service is definitely it but […]

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