Long distance swimmer Diana Nyad, fresh off her record-setting swim from Cuba to Florida, is swimming in a tank in New YOrk to help disaster recovery efforts for Hurricane Sandy.
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.
Diana Nyad launched a full-throttled defense as she went head-to-head with her critics Tuesday.
Record setting endurance swimmer Diana Nyad will face her critics Tuesday who have expressed skepticism over her latest achievement.
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.
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.
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.
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.
U.S. endurance swimmer Diana Nyad completed her historic swim from the shores of Cuba to the beach at Key West Monday afternoon.
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.