Tag: SUP

And the SUP Photo Contest Winner is…

And the SUP Photo Contest Winner is…

| August 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

Congratulations Kimberly! The end of July marks the conclusion to our “How Do You SUP?” Photo Contest on Facebook. Just as we expected, paddlers from all over take advantage of SUP versatility in a variety of different ways. We received submissions featuring SUP Racing, lounging, surfing, exploring, hand stands, fishing, yoga, & even some tandem […]

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And the SUP Photo Contest Winner is…

And the SUP Photo Contest Winner is…

| July 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Congratulations Kimberly! The end of July marks the conclusion to our “How Do You SUP?” Photo Contest on Facebook. Just as we expected, paddlers from all over take advantage of SUP versatility in a variety of different ways. We received submissions featuring SUP Racing, lounging, surfing, exploring, hand stands, fishing, yoga, & even some tandem […]

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ACK Austin Caught in the ACT!

ACK Austin Caught in the ACT!

| July 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

Never a Dull Moment at the ACK Austin Store With the beautiful weather and the 4th of July weekend  quickly approaching, I’ve been dying to check out one of our performance paddles and get out on the water. The ACK Austin store being the closest of our 4 ACK stores to me, I decided this afternoon […]

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FCS SUP Shop Talk: Insights from Professional SUP Athletes

FCS SUP Shop Talk: Insights from Professional SUP Athletes

| June 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

Ever Wanted to Pick the Brain of a Top SUP Athlete? On April 24th, paddle boarders around the globe were given the chance to do just that! FCS held an all new exclusive FSC SUP Love webcast called “Shop Talk”, a series for paddleboarders and retailers like ourselves to call in and communication directly with some […]

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Meet the “Queen of SUP”!

Meet the “Queen of SUP”!

| June 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Get to know Surftec SUP sponsored, paddle board prodigy Candice Apply in this Hot Shots series on ESPN W.  Did you know that Candice started competing in SUP competitions only a few months after teaching herself the sport back in the summer of 2007? She even went on to become the first women to beat then […]

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It’s Getting Hot Out There! – Check Out H20 Options for Any Sized Adventure

| June 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

The temperature are creeping up and it’s crucial you stay hydrated matter what you’re doing, whether it be a light run or a multi-day back country excursion. There are a wide variety of ways for you to get the H2O you need. Check out these ACK videos as we give a break down of essential products for Hydration on […]

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Hybrid SUP-yak Impresses Casual Paddlers

Hybrid SUP-yak Impresses Casual Paddlers

| June 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Ocean Kayak Nalu began turning heads when it was released about four years ago. Today, this hybrid Kayak-SUP continues to impress those who come across it. Incredibly versatile, the Nalu is meant to offer the best of both worlds with the ability to both sit and stand while you paddle. Over the years the […]

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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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[Photos] : ACK’s 2013 Austin Demo Days

[Photos] : ACK’s 2013 Austin Demo Days

| April 11, 2013 | 1 Comment

We had an absolute blast at this past weekend’s Austin Demo Days at the Hyde Park Quarry and hope you did too. If you missed out, don’t fret! Not only can you check out the photo recap in this blog but you still have the chance to participate in Demo Days this coming weekend in San […]

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SUP Bracing with Werner Paddles

| March 29, 2013 | 1 Comment

Werner Paddles continues to roll out the SUP instructional videos (see the first three here) with a new one that talks about bracing strokes – a stroke that utilizes your paddle for extra stability. Check it out! Joseph @ACK

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