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Bodyboarder Dies in Shark Attack Off Reunion Island

Bodyboarder Dies in Shark Attack Off Reunion Island

Reunion has become a shark attack hot-spot, with 20 incidents since 2011 – eight of which have been fatal. In 2015 alone, there were four attacks in six months, two of which were fatal.

Mick Fanning Surfed a Bodyboarder

Mick Fanning Surfed a Bodyboarder

In the last six months, Fanning has fought off a great white shark, donated $75,000 to a shark-attack victim, here, he deals easily with a bodyboarder who unwisely dropped in on him at his home break of Snapper Rocks in Australia.

Video: When High Tide Exits Go Wrong

Video: When High Tide Exits Go Wrong

Surf and bodyboard are dangerous sports when high tide and BIG WAVES come together in this place. A group of surfers and bodyboarders have accidents in the famous spot “LA21” situated in Gijon-Asturias (Spain), in the north of Spain. You must be carefull in this wave if your surfing level is not very good.

Video: Bodyboarder Nearly Drowns at Pipeline

Video: Bodyboarder Nearly Drowns at Pipeline

Pipeline showed her teeth again on Thursday. And this time, an unlucky bodyboarder felt the brunt of her bite. Dylan McGinn of New Jersey pulled into a classic Banzai drainer on the inside bowl – but when the wave closed out, McGinn hit the reef, rendering him unconscious and without a pulse.

Video: Rescue of Concussed Bodyboarder from Drowning

Video: Rescue of Concussed Bodyboarder from Drowning

In big and powerful surf a bodyboarder at a Cape Town beach break took a big and heavy wave on his head and suffered a concussion and whiplash and was struggling to stay afloat in the rip. Had Aden Kleve (trained lifeguard) and Wilder Schultz not reacted as quickly as they did, things could have gotten bad and in all likelihood the guy would have drowned. Respect to these guys!

Surfer injured in collision with dolphin

Surfer injured in collision with dolphin

The 27-year-old man was in the water at Bawley Point, approximately 20km north of Batemans Bay, and suffered injuries to his abdomen and pelvis when he was struck by the dolphin about 9am.