Water skier sets record after being pulled 6.9 miles by blimp

Water skier sets record after being pulled 6.9 miles by blimp
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A Southern California water skier set a Guinness World Record after a blimp towed her 6.9 miles across a lake.

A Southern California water skier set a Guinness World Record after a blimp towed her 6.9 miles across a lake.

The Press-Enterprise reports Kari McCollum broke the record at Lake Elsinore Tuesday. The previous record was held at 5 miles.

T-Mobile and AirSign sponsored the event.