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Jodie Nelson’s nearly 40-mile ride from California’s Catalina Island to the mainland featured a graceful partner, who without a word, spoke to the hearts of those he’ll never meet. NBC’s Lee Cowan reports.
Looking to raise money for breast cancer research, Jodie Nelson became the first woman to paddleboard the nearly 40 miles from California’s Catalina Island to the mainland. But as NBC’s Lee Cowan reports, the cause was helped by some unexpected company along the way.