Melanie Hof rests on the bank

August 1, 2012 | 9:10 p.m. CDT
Melanie Hof rests at the Katfish Katy's Campground check point after paddling through the night on Wednesday. Her sister, Jenny Wright, left, and friend Paul Cox are part of Hof and partner Allen McAdams's ground crew. Cox was a paddler in the race but dropped out due to a shoulder problem at the previous check point in Glasgow.

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