Kayaker rescued from Gulf of Mexico after 2 days

Friday, 29 June 2007
The Florida Times-Union, is reporting that a man was rescued in the Gulf of Mexico after clinging to his kayak for more than 54 hours. A wave knocked him over and he floated there with his boat and PFD until he was spotted by a casino boat.

Officials said they didn't know Graham was out in the gulf because no one had reported him missing.

David Johnston

David Johnston

David Johnston has been introducing people to the sport of sea kayaking for the past 15 years. He is a senior instructor trainer with Paddle Canada and teaches for several paddling schools in Ontario, Canada. Full Bio.

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