Man attempts to Standup Paddle Board from Cuba-US

Ben Friberg is attempting to become the first person to Standup Paddle Board non-stop 90 miles from Port Hemmingway in Cuba to Florida's Key West.

He says the trip is aimed at promoting "peace and love and friendship...between Cuba and the United States as well as healthy lifestyles".

A recent tweet from the Twitter account detailing the American's progress, said: "Ben is hanging in there and showing perseverance through the choppy waters!".