The 100-mile paddleboarding journey known as 'Crossing For A Cure' came to a successful finish on Saturday morning in Riviera Beach.
RIVIERA BEACH, Fla. -- A few weeks back ESPN 106.3's
Emerson Lotzia brought you
the touching story of Travis Suit and his 5-year-old daughter Piper.
Travis and three of his good friends were planning to paddleboard 100 miles from the Bahamas to Riviera Beach to help raise awareness and money for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.
Well, Saturday morning around 8:45, the journey known as '
Crossing For A Cure' was in the books.
Click on the video link attached to watch the arrival of the four-man crew.
The guys battled six to eight-foot swells during their trip. Although, they'll tell you, it was all worth it in the end.
So far they've raised over $15,000 for the
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.
Piper was diagnosed with CF three years ago and was the motivation behind Crossing For A Cure.