Wheelchair-bound woman swims length of Loch Ness

A 67-year-old paraplegic woman has battled the elements to swim the length of Loch Ness.

Rosalinda Hardiman, from Portsmouth, was left paralysed from the waist down after being diagnosed with Polio when she was six.

She became a Paralympic athlete representing Britain at the Atlanta and Sydney Paralympic Games in 1996 and 2000 and successfully swam the English Channel in 2009 in 20 hours 17 minutes.

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