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Standup Paddleboarder Attacked by Shark Off Big Island of Hawaii
A standup paddleboarder was attacked by a tiger shark on Saturday off the Big Island of Hawaii. According to CBS News, the victim remains hospitalized today with injuries to one of his arms and a loss of part of one leg. The victim was paddleboardin...
Great White Encounter at El Porto
Great White sharks are perhaps some of the most amazing predators on earth. They look cool and mysterious, but they are true killing machines when they attack. Very rarely someone can get close to these creatures without heavy protection like special...
Shark
Paul Santos, a 43 years old surfer was attacked by a 15-foot tiger shark about 200 yards off shore of Kiholo Bay. According to the Department of Land and Natural Resources, Santos was bit on the right forearm and sustained knee injuries. Immediately...
Deadly Shark Attack in California
An unfortunate event took place just a couple of days ago in the waters of Surf Beach near Lompoc, California, about 150 miles northwest of Los Angeles. Javier Solorio Jr., 40, of Orcutt was killed in a shark attack. He was surfing with a friend, whe...
Dave Peterson
Dave Peterson, a pioneer of SUP and a renowned shaper is lucky to be alive after facing an eight to nine foot shark in the waters of Kanaha Beach in Central Maui, while out for a SUP session the other days. Dave was standing to catch a wave called th...
Santa Catalina Island
The event took place last Sunday. The 15 years old girl was enjoying a SUP sessions with a group of people, on the coast of Santa Catalina Island, California, just 200 yards from the shore. While she was paddling, a shark approached the board and too...
Electronic Shark Defense System
The Electronic Shark Defense System or ESDS is a special gadget designed for surfers that ride in shark infested waters. It is a light, waterproof and rechargeable device created to repel shark attacks. The device works not only for surfers, but a...
Bethany Hamilton
Bethany Hamilton needs no introduction. She is not only a spectacular pro surfer, but also one of the few riders who survived a shark attack and found the strength to go back on the waves. She was attacked by a tiger shark in 2003, when she was on...
Shark Attack near Coral Bay
Although the chances of being attacked by a shark while surfing or swimming are slim, these kinds of incidents happen sometimes. The latest shark attack was reported earlier this week on the WA coast. It is the second shark attack which takes plac...
Shark Kills Surfer at Port St Johns
The surfing community was shocked by a terrible event which caused the death of a 25 years old African windsurfer.  The young surfer was riding in the waters of Second Beach, Port St Johns, when a huge shark was spotted. The alarm was trigger...