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espnW Photos of the Week: June 10-16, 2013

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Chloe McCardel

Photograph By REUTERS/Enrique De La Osa

Australian long-distance swimmer Chloe McCardel adjusts her swimming cap before attempting to swim to Florida from Havana. With favorable weather predicted and a team of scientists on her side, McCardel set out to become the first person to make the 103-mile (166-km) swim between Cuba and the Florida Keys without a shark cage to protect her.