Archive for September, 2013

Congratulations, Diana Nyad — World-Class Athlete and Abuse Survivor

Published September 2nd, 2013, Uncategorized

On her fifth try, at age 64, Diana Nyad has completed the 110-mile Havana-to-Key West swim through the Straits of Florida. Awesome. What we haven’t yet written about is that Nyad, whose long and celebrated aquatics career speaks for itself, is one more  survivor of youth coach sexual abuse. She has credibly accused Jack Nelson […]