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Long Beach woman takes crack at paddle record

Karen Wrenn, 37, of Long Beach is attempting to paddle between all eight of the Channel Islands consecutively in what could be a record-breaking adventure. Wrenn is a champion stand-up paddler and a mother of two.

February 7, 2011 12:00:00 AM PST
A Long Beach woman is set to take off Monday on what could be a record-breaking adventure.

Karen Wrenn, 37, is attempting to paddle between all eight of the Channel Islands consecutively.

She was scheduled to paddle out Monday morning to begin her six-day, 150-mile journey.

Wrenn is a champion stand-up paddler and a mother of two.