Nyad completes Cuba to Florida swim
POSTED: Monday, September 2, 2013 - 12:11pm
UPDATED: Monday, September 2, 2013 - 2:19pm
CNN - Florida — Endurance swimmer Diana Nyad reached the shores of Key West on Monday afternoon, becoming the first person to swim Cuba to Florida without a shark cage.
This was the 64-year-old's fifth attempt since 1978.
Earlier, Nyad broke wimmer Penny Palfrey's 2012 distance record in her Cuba to Florida swim.