Nelson's world record paddling pursuit continues

Published at 4:48 p.m. on August 20, 2013 | Modified at 4:49 p.m. on August 20, 2013

Brandon Nelson takes a pit stop to get some food, take on water and talk to his crew at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013. Nelson is now eight hours into his quest to break the Guinness World Record for farthest distance traveled on flat water in a canoe or kayak in a 24-hour period. The pit stop came at the end of Lap 33 (approximately 57 miles) around Lake Padden in Bellingham. The record of 150.34 miles was set in 2006 by California's Carter Johnson.

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