Published October 11, 2012
Sixty-two year old swimmer Diana Nyad from California has been trying to swim 166 kilometers - or 103 miles - from Cuba to Florida. This dream that has spanned more than three decades. After four unsuccessful attempts, Nyad is still not giving up on the goal of swimming that distance. VOA's Elizabeth Lee interviewed Nyad at her home in Los Angeles for this week's 'Voices of America' profile.