Nyad, 64, will attempt to swim for 48 hours in a 40-yard pool set up in Herald Square.
World champion Ryan Lochte of the United States finished fourth and world record holder Paul Biedermann of Germany was fifth.
France upset favored Australia and the United States to win the 4×100-meter freestyle relay at the London Olympics on Sunday.
LONDON (AP) — The crowd at the Olympic Aquatics Centre arrived late, as if they were trying to stall off the inevitable. Anyone with a prized ticket to the first big showdown of the London […]
Thanks to Mets infielder Justin Turner, many Tri-State area sports fans are familiar with Carly Rae Jepsen’s hit, “Call Me Maybe.” Even if they won’t admit it.
As Team USA gears up for the biggest sporting events of their lives in London, they need some motivation to push themselves in ways they never have before. Our Olympians use music to push their training to the next level in every workout and warmup. Get into the minds of our mightiest athletes by taking a peek at their Pregame Playlists.