Dancing With the Stars starts Monday

Diana Nyad tweets about the competition


Season 18 of Dancing with the Stars starts this Monday.

The dancing competition airs right here on Local 10.

This will be the first season with new co-host Erin Andrews.

Andrews replaces Brooke Burke-Charvet.

Also, this will be the first season featuring the switch up.

That allows viewers at home to vote for dance partners to switch sometime in the season.

The cast this year including actors, reality TV stars, musicians and athletes including Olympic swimmer Diana Nyad.

Nyad become the first person to swim from Cuba to Florida without the aid of a shark cage.

 She tweeted a photo with the caption "I've wanted to do this show since the first day it aired. It's simple. I want to leave this show a dancer.