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Texas Fly Fishing Competitors Converge for Texas Double Haul

Texas Fly Fishing Competitors Converge for Texas Double Haul

| November 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Texas River Bum Staffer Anthony Perez Recaps the Texas Double Haul Fly Fishing Tournament It took me several seconds to stop laughing.  It was cold.  It was real cold- but the chill of the South Llano River only lasted for a few seconds as I slowly chuckled my way in.  The area I was putting […]

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BOOOONDOGGLE! Jerron Recaps the Kayak Fishing Boondoggle

BOOOONDOGGLE! Jerron Recaps the Kayak Fishing Boondoggle

| October 23, 2013 | 3 Comments

Well, my first Boondoggle has come and gone. I will be completely honest with you, I am actually really sad that I have to wait until February to attend the next one. This event shed an entirely different light on how I perceived the kayak fishing community. I had always known that kayak anglers shared […]

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ACK Austin Paddling Seminars Revamped for Fall

ACK Austin Paddling Seminars Revamped for Fall

| October 21, 2013 | 2 Comments

Got cold weather blues? ACK Austin Paddling Seminars are just what you need! With the Winter season slowly approaching the ACK Austin Store will be looking to take every one’s mind off of the rainy cold weather that would keep them off the water by holding several informative and fun paddling seminars. Here’s what you can […]

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Kayak Fishing Personalities Converge for ACK Demo Days in Austin

Kayak Fishing Personalities Converge for ACK Demo Days in Austin

| September 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

Meet Big Names of Kayak Fishing at ACK Austin this Weekend I was scrolling through the list of representatives that we have coming to our ACK Austin store this weekend for Demo Days when I realized how many awesome people we have coming together for this event. If you’re a local Austin paddlers who is […]

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Kayak Angler Tournament Series (KATS) 2013 Season Wrap-Up

Kayak Angler Tournament Series (KATS) 2013 Season Wrap-Up

| September 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

For its second year, ACK hosted KATS (Kayak Angler Tournament Series) in the Austin, Texas area. Competitors from all over Central Texas and beyond gathered at 6 events beginning in January and finishing up Saturday, September 7th at Inks Lake State Park for the Classic Championship. 2013 Saw Growth for the Kayak Angler Tournament Series […]

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Versa Paddle Great Tool for Diablo Kayaks – Customer Review

Versa Paddle Great Tool for Diablo Kayaks – Customer Review

| May 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

The hybrid kayak/paddleboards from Diablo Paddlesports have been making a big splash here at ACK and especially among our local kayak fishing customers who like to fish calm fresh water & saltwater flats. That’s why we were very excited when we picked up Sawyer’s new 3-in-1 Versa paddle, which functions as a kayak paddle, SUP paddle & […]

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ACK at Troutfest 2013

ACK at Troutfest 2013

| March 19, 2013 | 1 Comment

On February 15th and 16th, I had the opportunity to attend Trout Fest which was held at the Rio Raft Resort and put on by the Guadalupe River Chapter of Trout Unlimited. I am fairly new to ACK so this was a great opportunity to interact with a lot of our fantastic customers and meet several […]

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New Diablo Paddlesports Accessories

New Diablo Paddlesports Accessories

| February 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

Diablo Paddlesports has launched a couple of new accessories specifically designed to be mounted to their boats, the Chupacabra and the Adios. The Diablo Leaning Post works in a similar manner as the Hobie H-Bar in the fact that it helps you stand up and stabilize yourself while sight casting or stand up paddling.  It folds completely […]

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Video: New from Diablo Paddlesports in 2013

| February 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

While at the 2013 Austin Boat Show, we took the time to make a couple of videos showcasing some new products and upgraded features on a couple of boats. Thomas Flemons from Diablo Paddlesports was kind enough to take a few minutes to show off their new features for 2013 on both the Adios and […]

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Top 10 Kayaks For Cold Weather Paddling

Top 10 Kayaks For Cold Weather Paddling

| December 5, 2012 | 4 Comments

A few months back, I wrote a short piece that caused a bit of a stir. Apparently “storing your kayak for the winter” didn’t resound well with many, especially those residing in more temperate regions (tongue in cheek of course). But the reality for many is that the idea of putting a kayak out of […]

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