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BSO touts swim safety as temps rise. (Source: CBS4)

Anonymous Donor Helps 1500 Kids Learn To Swim

A hot summer afternoon in Weston last year brought the Chin family out to a community pool.

06/30/2015

Endurance swimmer Diana Nyad "swims" Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015, during her one-woman play that re-creates her 111-mile Cuba-to-Key West swim in a Key West, Fla., theater near the beach where she concluded the record-setting feat in September 2013. "Onward! The Diana Nyad Story," written and performed live by Nyad, opened Thursday night at The Studios of Key West and continues there through Sunday, Feb. 22. (Rob O'Neal/Florida Keys News Bureau)

Diana Nyad Stages Show in Key West About Cuba-­To­-Keys Swim

Marathon swimmer Diana Nyad is staging a theatrical presentation this week about her 111-mile swim from Cuba to Key West, on the island where she completed the near-impossible athletic feat.

02/20/2015

Red warning flags are flying along South Florida's shoreline to warn beachgoers about the high-risk of rip currents. (CBS4)

High Risk Of Rip Currents Saturday

The first official day of winter is here, but with South Florida’s warm temperatures saying otherwise, weather experts are warning beach-goers of dangerous rip currents.

12/21/2013

Clearwater Beach

One Man Dies After Swimming To Shore When Boat Sinks In The Gulf

A sinking boat prompted two men to swim to shore to save their lives.

12/02/2013

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

Key West Considers Monument To Diana Nyad

Endurance swimmer Diana Nyad could get her own monument on the Florida Keys beach where she staggered ashore after a 53-hour swim from Cuba.

11/03/2013

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

Oceans Away For Swimmer Diana Nyad

World-record swimmer Diana Nyad is hanging up her goggles at least when it comes to swimming in saltwater.

10/29/2013

(Source: CBS4)

Miami Hosts Iron Man Triathlon

Three thousand endurance athletes from more than 60 countries competed in the “City Bikes Iron Man 70.3 Triathlon” in Miami on Sunday.

CBS4–10/27/2013

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

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