Tag Archives: Diana Nyad

45 is the New 25

Last year I wrote about Diana Nyad, a 61 YO female swimmer who was attempting to swim 103 miles (expected to take 60+ hours) from Cuba to Key West (see “Going for Greatness at Any Age“).  Nyad, unfortunately, was unsuccessful … Continue reading

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“60 is the New 40”

Forgive me for my very long absence.  I was on vacation for a week, came home for a few days, then went away again for a long weekend to Vermont for a wedding.  I have been catching up on life … Continue reading

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Going for Greatness at Any Age

I read this the other day in the New York Times…”Swimming with the Sharks, for 103 miles.”  The article tells the story of Diana Nyad, who is attempting to swim 103 miles from Cuba to Key West…without getting out of the … Continue reading

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