Diana Nyad became the first person ever to complete the swim from Cuba to Florida without a shark cage on Monday, because she is not human. »
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Endurance swimmers are impressive extreme athletes. Swimming long distances is brutal. And bad bad things happen to you in the ocean. Especially when you're 61 and have asthma. Not that that bothers Diana Nyad, who's attempting to make it 103 miles from Cuba to Florida without a shark cage.