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Diana Nyad

PULLING A FORREST GUMP

I'm Gonna Walk Across USA

8/25/2014 2:16 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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She already swam from Cuba to Florida ... and now super athlete Diana Nyad tells TMZ Sports she has a brand new goal -- she wants to pull a Forrest Gump and trek across the USA by foot!! 

Nyad was out in L.A. on Monday where she's getting ready to celebrate the 1 year anniversary of her historic swim -- when she told us all about her big plans. 

"I just decided ... two years from now, I'm going to walk across America ... and get 1 million people to do it with me!" 

And what's her motivation? Diana says she wants to whip America's fat asses into shape!!! 

Check out the clip!

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3 COMMENTS

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Stiletto    

A rug-muncher talking about "eating better"?

60 days ago
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Noog    

Awesome! I want to do it. We all win with fitness

60 days ago
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lourdgoogoo    

Good luck, and don't forget to wear sun screen.

58 days ago

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