ACK provides free 24-hour kayak rentals and select discounts to US military veterans and current service men and women during a three day event

Austin, Texas (November 05, 2013) – Outdoor retailer, Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK), a division of MSP Holdings, LLC announced today their plans to honor United States military veterans as well as active duty service men and women with a three day Veteran’s Day promotion which includes free kayak rentals as well as discounts up to 20% off select items.

“To all the men and women who have volunteered to serve their country, we at ACK want to show our appreciation for your sacrifices and dedication,” said Alan Ely, manager of the ACK Spring Store and Navy veteran, “I encourage veterans to take advantage of this opportunity to get out on the water – it’s an experience that always helps me find a release from the everyday stresses of life and I think it will for you as well.”

From Nov. 9th through the 11th, store-goers who present a valid military ID card or DD-214 will receive a free 24 hour kayak rental as well as discounts on select kayaks and accessories (free rentals and discounts exclude all Hobie kayaks and accessories). Veterans are encouraged to to call their local ACK store for more details regarding this promotion.

About MSP Holdings, LLC

MSP Holdings, LLC operates Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK), an award-winning paddlesports and outdoor retailer and Rack Boys a vehicle rack and sports travel outfitter dedicated to providing exceptional customer service. Both retail outfits are based out of the central Texas area, with their respective online stores at and and within five physical locations in Austin, San Marcos, Spring, Houston and San Antonio, Texas.

If you’d like more information about this topic, or to schedule an interview with MSP Holdings, LLC, please contact Malcolm Holmes at 512-687-3010, or email