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Rack Systems for Truck Owners

| July 20, 2012 | 7 Comments

Sometimes even truck owners need help to haul all the gear they want. For example a truck bed might not be able to¬†accommodate¬†a long kayak or canoe or be big enough to pack enough gear for longer trips. As a point of reference for truck owning paddlers, the center point of a kayak should rest […]

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A Father’s Day Paddling Adventure

| July 5, 2012 | 1 Comment

This Father’s Day my dad and I ended up having a bit of an unexpected adventure. We started with plans of my dad trying a stand up paddleboard for the first time but when I showed up the day of I found myself being talked into an overnight camping trip and a five hour paddle […]

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More Savings From Yakima!

| June 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Yakima keeps on bringing the savings this summer. They just announced an awesome rebate opportunity for a Rocketbox and a number of Skybox rooftop cargo carriers. Rebates vary from $75 to $125* depending on the qualifying model you purchase. So get those summer outdoor vacation plans moving along and take a look at the all […]

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Shhh…Can you Hear That?

| September 23, 2011 | 0 Comments

My newest ambition is learning how to use a stand up paddleboard. However, before I can go paddle my favorite body of water, Lady Bird Lake in Austin TX, I need to be able to transport the board there. I drive a beastly SUV without any crossbars and before joining the ACK Team, I had […]

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