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New Attempt at Florida-Cuba Swim
American endurance swimmer Diana Nyad has begun her second attempt in as many months to traverse 103 miles of sea between Cuba and Florida
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Florida Cuba Swim Launch

Sept. 23, 2011: Nyad greets her support team before beginning her swim from Cuba to Florida at the Hemingway Marina in Havana, Cuba.

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Florida Cuba Swim Launch

Sept. 23, 2011. The Los Angeles woman fell short in a previous attempt at the swim last month, calling it off after 29 hours in the water and about halfway through the 103-mile journey.

Florida Cuba Swim Launch

Sept. 23, 2011: Nyad prepares to dive into the water to begin her swim from Cuba to Florida.

Florida Cuba Swim Launch

Sept. 23, 2011: Nyad prepares to dive into the water to begin her swim from Cuba to Florida.

Florida Cuba Swim Launch

Sept. 23, 2011: Nyad flashes a victory signal before jumping into the water.

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Florida Cuba Swim Launch

Sept. 23, 2011: Nyad jumps into the water to begin her swim.

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Sept. 23, 2011: Nyad begins her swim from Cuba to Florida.

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Sept. 23, 2011: Nyad begins her swim from Cuba to Florida.

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Sept. 23, 2011: Nyad swims next to members of a support boat that will accompany her.

(AP)

New Attempt at Florida-Cuba Swim

American endurance swimmer Diana Nyad has begun her second attempt in as many months to traverse 103 miles of sea between Cuba and Florida

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