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Team Ocean Kayak Anglers Beat Power Boaters Twice in One Day

Team Ocean Kayak Anglers Beat Power Boaters Twice in One Day

| September 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

Kayak Anglers from Team Ocean Kayak are Showing Power Boaters They Mean Business As the battle between kayak anglers and motorized boaters rages on, those of us on the kayaking side of things were awarded a recent victory when Clint Barghi and Aaron Stillwagon from Team Ocean Kayak took home not one, but two tournament […]

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Outsider Perspective : KATS Fishing Tournament

Outsider Perspective : KATS Fishing Tournament

| March 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

There’s a lot of talk around the ACK offices and our stores about the Kayak Anglers Tournament Series (KATS) and if you aren’t an angler, that can leave you feeling a little left out at times. Case in point: Myself. While I do enjoy fishing for its relaxing, meditative and buddy-bonding aspects, I probably haven’t […]

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2012 Kayak Angler Tournament Series – Lake Travis Report

2012 Kayak Angler Tournament Series – Lake Travis Report

| March 30, 2012 | 1 Comment

The third event of the KATS series took place this past Saturday at Pace Bend Park drawing over 50 anglers! The recent heavy rainfall made for a tough fishing day due to a “chocolate milk lake and blueberry sky” as one competitor Kevin Hebert described it. The competition was preceded by a camp out of […]

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Getting to know us…Kristian Kolflat, Asst. Manager

Getting to know us…Kristian Kolflat, Asst. Manager

| February 1, 2012 | 2 Comments

My first kayak was a birthday gift given to me in response to a steep increase in my saltwater fishing interests. Since then, I have made it a priority to get down to the flats on the Texas Coast as often as I can. I first walked into ACK in 2006 and spent a season […]

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A Good Day for a Good Cause

A Good Day for a Good Cause

| November 8, 2011 | 0 Comments

It was a pleasure meeting up with TJ Greaney, Founder of the Kids Outdoor Zone, a youth ministry that provides mentorship and loving care to children through a variety of outdoor activities, to hand over a donation of just over a $1,000. We collected a portion of the proceeds through entry fees from the  2011 […]

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They Came, They Fished and They Conquered…

They Came, They Fished and They Conquered…

| October 17, 2011 | 1 Comment

Announcing the 2011 ACK Kayak Fishing Challenge Winners! Typically, when my alarm goes off anytime before 6am my hand always makes it’s way to the snooze button, on target and with no effort whatsoever. However this wasn’t the case on October 16th, 2011. It was 4:45am and I was out the door in less than […]

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2011 ACK Kayak Fishing Challenge – Are you ready?

2011 ACK Kayak Fishing Challenge – Are you ready?

| September 29, 2011 | 2 Comments

The annual fishing event in central Texas for all kayak anglers. Join us for the 4th annual 2011 Kayak Fishing Challenge, an annual catch-and-release kayak-fishing event held on Lady Bird Lake in Austin, Texas benefiting the Kids Outdoor Zone. The event will be held on Sunday, October 16th on Lady Bird Lake featuring three divisions: […]

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Supporting a Good Cause Through Kayak Fishing

Supporting a Good Cause Through Kayak Fishing

| January 3, 2011 | 0 Comments

ACK was invited to sponsor the Irish Water Dogs Invitational in Jacksonville, FL back in October, a catch, photo and release, kayak-fishing tournament and we gladly accepted. Aside from supporting the sport of kayak fishing, what drew us to this particular tournament was that all proceeds were going to the Wolfson Children’s Hospital. Bill Sikora, […]

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2010 ACK Fishing Challenge Results

2010 ACK Fishing Challenge Results

| October 30, 2010 | 0 Comments

The 2010 ACK Fishing Challenge has come to a close and the results are in! It was a great success with over 40 anglers of all ages participating. We would like to thank all of our sponsors and of course the participants for being a part of this annual event — we couldn’t have done it without you.

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