Diana Nyad:
Gebt nie, nie auf

TEDWomen 2013 · 15:35 · Filmed Dec 2013
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In pechschwarzer Nacht, von Quallen gestochen, das Salzwasser würgend, sich selbst Lieder vorsingend, halluzinierend ... Diana Nyad schwamm einfach weiter. Und so erreichte sie schließlich ihr athletisches Lebensziel: ein extremes 160km-Schwimmen von Kuba nach Florida — mit 64 Jahren. Hier ist ihre Geschichte.

Journalist, swimmer
A record-setting long-distance swimmer, Diana Nyad writes and thinks deeply about motivation. Full bio
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