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Diana Nyad

  • Blogs

    March 4, 2014

    Diana Nyad, Woman Who Swam From Cuba to Florida Without a Shark Cage, Will Be Contestant on Dancing With the Stars

    Last year, 64-year-old Ft. Lauderdale native Diana Nyad completed her lifetime goal of swimming from Cuba to Florida without a shark cage in just under 50 hours. And now, she's going to be on this season's Dancing With the Stars. Because if swimming 103 miles through treacherous man-eating sharks, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 9, 2013

    Did Diana Nyad Cheat on Cuba-to-Florida Swim?

    On September 2, 64-year-old Diana Nyad -- who started swimming as a seventh grader growing up in Fort Lauderdale -- completed her lifetime goal of swimming from Cuba to Florida without a shark cage. It was a goal she had attempted and failed four times prior. She made headlines around the world for ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 21, 2012

    Diana Nyad Ends Her Quest To Swim From Cuba to Florida

    Marathon swimmer, 62-year old Diana Nyad, has attempted to swim from Cuba to Florida four times because she's vastly more badass that you are. Nyad first tried to cross the Florida Straights in 1978 when she was 28-year-old. Back then, she swam inside a steel shark cage. She ended her ques ... More >>

  • News

    June 14, 2007

    Jack and Diana

    Swimmer Diana Nyad says coach Jack Nelson molested her 40 years ago. Now Nelson´s returning fire.

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