Is It Too Early to Start Preparing for the
2011 Spring Paddling Season?
We think not!
Living in Texas, it's not difficult to convince someone that spring is just around the corner, but for those of you north of the Red River, yeah, not so much. Maybe if we try hard enough, we can at least convince you that it really is time to start preparing yourself and your boat for the spring paddling season. Need some motivation? Play a slideshow of your favorite paddling photographs or cut some pics out of magazines and strategically place them around the area where you plan to prep your gear. These are pleasant reminders as to why you are doing this instead of sitting on the couch...continue reading.
Product Review: Immersion
Research Thickskin Union Suit
If It's Not Frozen, Paddle It!
Can't wait until spring to begin paddling again? We know what you mean. For those of us that don't have to deal with frozen water and extreme cold temperatures, you can still enjoy paddling with a little preparedness. Think Thickskin! Immersion Research designs and manufacturers paddling gear with a focus on apparel, skirts, jackets, dry suits, layering and more. This month, we are featuring their Thickskin Union Suit...continue reading.
Jerron Wosel - Assistant Store Manager (Houston)
In our last two issues, we featured employees that worked in our warehouse so we thought we should turn to our Houston Store to introduce (or reintroduce for some) Jerron Wosel, the ACK Houston Store Assistant Manager and kayak angler. If you've been to the store, there is no doubt you have run into him. As in previous employee spotlights, we asked Jerron to tell us a little bit about himself.
Hello, my name is Jerron Wosel and I am the Assistant Store Manager for the Houston ACK location. I started working for ACK back in February of 2010 and have loved every minute of being part of this great company. It always makes work easier when you are doing something that you have a passion for...continue reading.
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