Deep Haggerty, 54, of Ventura, Enrique Lopez, 67, of Ventura, and Doug Macaulay, 62, of Oakhurst paddle from Anacapa Island to Channel Islands Harbor. a fantasy for Haggerty, who had been grateful or even the chance. Ventura County Celebrity
Relaxed oceans greeted deep Haggerty, Enrique Lopez and Doug Macaulay on morning, a sign of luck for their plan to paddle board from Anacapa Island back to Channel Islands Harbor Marina wednesday.
The 14 miles of stand-up paddle boarding was a particularly emotional journey for Haggerty, a 54-year-old Ventura resident. a lethal hill cycling accident a year ago left him along with his physicians questioning whether or perhaps not he could be in a position to go вЂ” not to mention return back to the water.
вЂњI required six miracles that and I got all six,вЂќ he said, reflecting on the June 2019 accident day.
Haggerty had been biking along the top of Topatopa Mountains for a fire roadway by way of a close buddy whenever their cycle struck an opening included in overgrown weeds. He had been established from the cycle, damaging their throat and back that is upper.