31, · On 2, 64-year-old Diana Nyad becomes e first person to swim from Cuba to Florida wi out e use of a shark cage for protection. . KEY WEST, Florida (Reuters) - Diana Nyad, e 64-year-old American woman who swam from Cuba to Florida, vowed on Tuesday to raise money for victims of terrorism and natural disasters wi endurance. A 61-year-old American woman is attempting to become e first person to swim from Cuba to e United States wi out e protection of a shark cage. Diana Nyad set off from Havana late on Sunday. She is hoping to arrive in Key West in Florida on Wednesday. 02, · Endurance swimmer Diana Nyad reaches e shore in Key West, Fla. after her record-breaking swim from Cuba, t. 2, . 02, · Diana Nyad's long swim – Nyad takes a drink after completing her 53-hour swim from Cuba to Key West, Florida, on Monday, 2. Nyad is e first person to swim from Cuba to Florida wi out. e toughest a lete around might be e 64-year-old woman who just swam 1 miles from Cuba to Florida, rough e Devil's Triangle. On her fif and final attempt, Diana Nyad became e first. 02, · KEY WEST, Florida (Reuters) - American 64-year-old long-distance swimmer Diana Nyad on Monday became e first person to swim across e Florida Straits from Cuba wi out a shark cage, succeeding. Diana Nyad, American distance swimmer and journalist who, in at age 64, became e first person to complete a swim from Cuba to Florida wi out e protection of a shark cage. It took her 52 hours 54 minutes 18.6 seconds to accomplish e feat. Learn more about Nyad’s life and career. Diana Nyad's 1 -mile swim from Cuba to Florida has generated positive publicity and adoration for e 64-year-old endurance a lete — along wi skepticism from some members of e small. Diana Nyad has become e first person to swim from Cuba to Florida wi out e help of a shark cage. e 64-year-old stepped ashore in Key West, Florida, about 53 hours after she began her swim in . 08, · Diana Nyad said e swim from Cuba was e pursuit of an ''elusive dream'' A 61-year-old American woman is attempting to become e first person . 02, · An American woman has finally fulfilled her lifetime's ambition. And she didn't get eaten by a shark while doing it. 64 year old Diana Nyad's become e first person to swim from Cuba to Florida. 20, · A 62-year-old American woman is attempting to swim across e Florida Straits from Cuba for e four time and wi out a shark cage. Diana . 03, · Woman swims from Cuba to US wi out a cage. American endurance swimmer Diana Nyad has become e first person to swim from Cuba to e US wi out e safety of a shark cage. 64 year old Nyad Au or: Emma Alberici. 02, · Transcript for 64-Year-Old Diana Nyad Swims From Cuba to Florida We begin wi at holiday triumph. So many of you watching it, tweeting it, swimmer diana nyad's swim. Swimming 1 miles wi out a shark cage, e first ever to do it, 52 hours, her dream finally came true after five tries, her FIRST ONE IN HER 20s. Australian Woman Attempts Record Swim From Cuba to US. e 12, 07:27 PM Share on Facebook. Share on Twitter (166 km) swim from Cuba to e United States wi out a shark cage. 05, · On ust 7, 1987, Lynne Cox braves e freezing waters of e Bering Strait to make e first recorded swim from e United States to e Soviet Union.. Lynne Cox’s swimming career began in . 03, · Diana Nyad swam into e history books Monday, completing a a on ree-day crossing from Cuba to Florida to become e first person to do so wi out a protective shark cage. 01, · 'Never ever give up': US grandmo er Diana Nyad, 64, swims into e record books as she becomes first person to complete mammo 3-MILE swim from Cuba to . 03, · Nyad set an open sea record for bo men and women by swimming from e Bahamas to e Florida Keys in 1979 a journey at is about e same distance as e Cuba-Florida swim, but which she has described as far less dangerous. At a news conference on Friday, e veteran expressed confidence at she would persevere is time around. 13, · Jellyfish sting ends Aus woman's record swim from Cuba to US e 13, 16:06 IST Australian long-distance swimmer Chloe McCardel abandoned her quest to . 02, · Diana Nyad becomes first to swim from Cuba to Florida wi out shark cage is article is more an 7 years old Long-distance swimmer completes 1 . 02, · Senior swimmer Diana Nyad stepped onto dry sand in Key West on Monday after swimming more an 0 miles rough treacherous waters from Cuba, at last achieving a goal she has pursued for 35 years. Diana Nyad, a 64-year-old American, has become e first person to swim from Cuba to Florida wi out e help of a shark cage, on her fif try. She arrived. 13, 1997 · Battling nausea, stinging jellyfish, high seas and hallucinations of monkeys, an Australian swam 118 miles from Cuba to Florida today to become e first woman to . Cuba: So Close You Could Almost Swim ere 01/29/ :38 am ET Updated 06, e Cuban Revolution happened when I was a nine-year-old living in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. 08, · e 61-year-old dived into e Straits of Florida to begin a world record attempt a 168km swim from Cuba to Florida. Woman (61) attempts Cuba to US swim. 8, . Share is article. Sports Woman Attempting Cuba-To-U.S. Swim Sharks And Battering Waves Among Obstacles She Will Face. Sun., 11, 1997. 08, · An American woman has taken e plunge to fulfil a lifelong dream - swimming for 60 hours from Cuba to e Florida Keys across shark-infested waters. Diana Nyad set off from Havana on Sunday evening in a bid to become e first person to swim over to e Florida Straits. In e pitch-black night, stung by jellyfish, choking on salt water, singing to herself, hallucinating Diana Nyad just kept on swimming. And at's how she finally achieved her lifetime goal as an a lete: an extreme 0-mile swim from Cuba to Florida at age 64. She is a member of e National Women’s Hall of Fame and e International Swimming Hall of Fame. At age 60, having not swum a stroke in ades, she began planning for her white whale of distance swims: e 1 -mile ocean crossing between Cuba and Florida. She'd tried it once, in her 20s, and severe jellyfish attacks had defeated her en. 02, · Nyad is swimming wi out a shark cage. Cuba-Florida trip is 0 miles. Attempt is Nyad27s four in ree years. KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) — Looking dazed and sunburned, U.S. endurance swimmer Diana. 03, · U.S. woman swims record-breaking Cuba-to-Florida stretch wi out shark cage!. A 64-year-old American long-distance swimmer, Diana Nyad, completed a 35 . Aussie granny attempts Cuba-US swim. a call for friendly relations between e peoples of e United States and Cuba, according to e Cuban foreign ministry. record for women. Last year. Woman's bid for Cuba-US swim fails. By Miami. Palfrey was seeking to accomplish e feat in a call for friendly relations between e peoples of e United States and Cuba, according to e. Endurance swimmer Diana Nyad became e first person to swim e treacherous waters from Cuba to Florida wi out a shark cage on Monday, arriving in Key West two days after starting her 1 -mile trek. 12, · Australian woman to brave sharks on swim from Cuba to U.S. Au or of e article: swim between Cuba and e Florida Keys wi out a shark cage to . FORT TAYLOR BEACH, Florida (CNN) An Australian woman trying to become e first person to complete e 112-mile swim from Cuba to e United States, says . Australian Chloe McCardel will set out on Wednesday to become e first person to make e 3-mile (166-km) swim between Cuba and e Florida Keys wi out a shark cage to protect her. 12, · Australian woman to brave sharks on swim from Cuba to U.S. Jeff Franks. 4 Min Read. HAVANA (Reuters) - Wi favorable wea er predicted and a . 20, · US woman attempts record Cuba-Florida swim despite jellyfish stings. Link/Page Citation Melbourne, ust 20 (ANI): American endurance a lete Diana Nyad has completed e first day of a 166-kilometer swim from Cuba to Florida, fighting fatigue and jellyfish stings in a bid to be e first to make e crossing wi out a shark cage. e 64-year-old discusses her historic 1 -mile swim from Cuba to Key West. Diana Nyad Completes Cuba to Florida Swim Long-distance swimmer speaks to e crowd in Key West after historic 1 -mile. e younger woman has a boyfriend in Chicago, who fell for Liset during a visit to Havana. In Cuba, tourists use a special peso wor 26 times e currency used by ordinary Cubans. 31, · From Cuba To Florida: Diana Nyad's Final Attempt At A Record-Breaking Swim When e distance swimmer turned 60, she vowed to complete her life's biggest challenge: a 1 -mile swim from Havana. 27, · A 61-year-old American woman plans to swim rough shark infested waters from Cuba to Florida after failing to complete e feat 30 years ago. Swimmer Diana Nyad Photo: GETTY 7:00AM BST 27 . t. 25, Diana Nyad ended her swim from Cuba to Florida is morning after more an 40 hours and 67 nautical miles of swimming, and two Portuguese Man-of- stings. 'It would have been very expensive. But for each of us, isn't life about determining your own finish line? ', Asymptomatic kids Wi COVID-19 also carry less virus.