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Cuba To Florida Swim

Diana Nyad talks to reporters the day after her record breaking swim from Cuba to Florida. (Source: CBS4)

Nyad Defends Her Record-Breaking Swim To Skeptics

Diana Nyad launched a full-throttled defense as she went head-to-head with her critics Tuesday.

CBS Miami–09/11/2013

Diana Nyad talks to reporters the day after her record breaking swim from Cuba to Florida. (Source: CBS4)

Nyad To Address Cuba Swim Skepticism In Skype Discussion

Record setting endurance swimmer Diana Nyad will face her critics Tuesday who have expressed skepticism over her latest achievement.

09/10/2013

Diana Nyad talks to reporters the day after her record breaking swim from Cuba to Florida. (Source: CBS4)

Nyad To Address Swim Skepticism

After becoming the first woman to swim from Cuba to Florida without a shark cage, Diana Nyad’s accomplishment has been met with skepticism by some members of the marathon swimming community.

09/09/2013

Diana Nyad talks to reporters the day after her record breaking swim from Cuba to Florida. (Source: CBS4)

Nyad Talks About Record-Breaking Fla. Straits Swim

Swollen and sunburned, 64-year-old Diana Nyad is now out of a Key West hospital and all alone in the record books as the only person to swim from Cuba to Florida without a shark cage.

CBS Miami–09/03/2013

Endurance swimmer Diana Nyad gets checked out by a paramedic in Key West after after she became the first person to swim from Cuba to Florida without the help of a shark cage. (Source: Ted Scouten/CBS4)

Nyad Completes Historic Swim From Cuba To Key West

U.S. endurance swimmer Diana Nyad completed her historic swim from the shores of Cuba to the beach at Key West Monday afternoon.

CBS Miami–09/02/2013

US swimmer Diana Nyad jumps into the water to try swimming in a three-day non-stop journey from Havana to Florida at the Ernest Hemingway Nautical Club, in Havana on August 31, 2013. (Photo by: YAMIL LAGE/AFP/Getty Images)

Diana Nyad Closer To Florida On Second Day Than Previous Attempts

In her final attempt to swim to the Florida Keys from Cuba, U.S. endurance athlete Diana Nyad has made it through her first night without any problems.

CBS Miami–09/01/2013

(Source: Michael Marreo/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

Nyad Won’t Try Another Cuba To Keys Attempt

After a failed third attempt over the weekend to swim from Cuba to the Florida Keys, Diana Nyad has said she won’t try again.

CBS4–09/26/2011

(Source: Michael Marreo/Florida Keys News Bureau/HO)

Jellyfish Stings Force Nyad To Quit Cuba To Keys Swim

The third time was not the charm for distance swimmer Diana Nyad in her attempt to paddle 103 miles from Havana to the Florida Keys.

CBS4–09/25/2011

Swimmer Diana Nyad jumps into the water at Ernest Hemingway Nautical Club, in Havana on August 7, 2011, to swim from Havana to Florida in a three-day non-stop journey. (Photo credit: ADALBERTO ROQUE/AFP/Getty Images)

Diana Nyad Continues On Perilous Cuba-Florida Swim

Sixty-one-year-old endurance swimmer Diana Nyad is in the midst of trying to accomplish what she failed to do at age 28 — swim more than 100 miles from Havana to Key West, and she’s doing it without the aid of a shark cage. Nyad started the 60-hour swim Sunday, just before sunset.

CBS4–08/08/2011