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U.S. swimmer Diana Nyad looks at the ocean before her attempt to swim to Florida from Havana August 7, 2011
Tuesday, Aug. 09, 2011

Open quoteI am not sad. It was absolutely the right call.Close quote

  • who was forced to abandon her effort to become the first person to swim between Cuba and Florida without a shark cage on Tuesday morning after battling asthma, shoulder pain and ocean swells
Photo: Enrique De La Osa / Reuters | Source: CNN