Topics » Science & Technology   Aug. 23, 2012

Diana Nyad: A Swimmer Battles the Elements

Leaving Havana

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Leaving Havana

Here she is swimming from Havana. At 22.2 statute miles into the swim, Nyad's team reported that she was swimming steadily at 50 strokes per minute, looking comfortable and confident.