LONG DISTANCE WINNER: Endurance swimmer Diana Nyad talks to the media, during a press conference in Key West in 2013. She said the biggest challenge was swallowing large amounts of seawater, which made her vomit often. The 64-year-old is the first swimmer to make the 110-mile journey without a shark cage.
LONG DISTANCE WINNER: Endurance swimmer Diana Nyad talks to the media, during a press conference in Key West in 2013. She said the biggest challenge was swallowing large amounts of seawater, which made her vomit often. The 64-year-old is the first swimmer to make the 110-mile journey without a shark cage. J Pat Carter AP
LONG DISTANCE WINNER: Endurance swimmer Diana Nyad talks to the media, during a press conference in Key West in 2013. She said the biggest challenge was swallowing large amounts of seawater, which made her vomit often. The 64-year-old is the first swimmer to make the 110-mile journey without a shark cage. J Pat Carter AP