Diana Nyad's incredible swim from Cuba to Florida

U.S. long-distance swimmer Diana Nyad talks to the media before her attempt to swim to Florida from Havana

View gallery

18 photos

On her fifth try, Diana Nyad became the first person to swims from Cuba to Florida without the protection of a shark cage. She reached the Key West shore on Monday, Sept. 2, about 53 hours after she began her swim from Havana.

View Comments (0)