As summer heated up, Edmonton AM's Mark Connolly and CBC News Edmonton's Adrienne Pan challenged each other to the tippy pastime of paddleboarding in Edmonton's only lakeside community — Summerside.

Things start off gentle, until the wind gets the better of things.

This is part of CBC's Mark About Town series, which explores our city's growing neighbourhoods.

Click on the image to watch what happened, and then listen to the full radio piece below.