Elena Wolgamot paddles her kayak 400 kilometers

Published at 9:56 p.m. on June 4, 2014 | Modified at 9:57 p.m. on June 4, 2014

Elena Wolgamot, 11, paddles on Lake Padden during a Bellingham Canoe & Sprint Kayak practice on Wednesday, June 4, 2014 in Bellingham, Wash. Wolgamot reached the 400K mark in five weeks of the Bantam Barton Award on Saturday, May 31, 2014.

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