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Nyad Selected As Grand Marshal For Fantasy Fest Parade

Endurance swimmer Diana Nyad, who became the first person to swim from Cuba to the Florida Keys without a shark cage earlier this month, has been selected to be this year’s Grand Marshal of Key West’s Captain Morgan Fantasy Fest Parade on October 26th.

09/18/2013

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

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)

Critics Question Nyad’s Cuba To Florida Swim

Some critics are questioning whether Diana Nyad completed her record-breaking swim from Cuba to Key West honestly and she is responding to the allegation.

09/08/2013

In this photo provided by the Florida Keys News Bureau, endurance swimmer Diana Nyad, left, and her chief handler Bonnie Stoll, right, ride in a parade Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, past Sloppy Joe's Bar in Key West, Fla., a day after Nyad completed a Cuba-to-Key West swim that took 52 hours and 54 minutes. The procession honored Nyad after she became the first person to complete the swim across the Florida Straits without the security of a shark cage. (AP Photo/Florida Keys News Bureau, Rob O'Neal)

Nyad Has No Plans Of Slowing Down After Record-Breaking Swim

Fifth times the charm for swimmer Diana Nyad who, at 64, feels as if she’s “truly dead center in the prime” of her life.

09/04/2013

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

US swimmer Diana Nyad (C) jumps into the water during her departure from the Ernest Hemingway Nautical Club in Havana on August 18, 2012 . Veteran US endurance swimmer Diana Nyad announced that she will try to swim the treacherous waters from Cuba to Florida without a shark cage. AFP PHOTO/ADALBERTO ROQUE (Photo by: ADALBERTO ROQUE/AFP/GettyImages)

Nyad Attempts Florida Straits Cross One Last Time

After several failed attempts to swim to the Florida Keys from Cuba, endurance athlete Diana Nyad will make yet one more attempt–one she says will be her last.

08/31/2013

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