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J-Bay Goes Wild!

J-Bay Goes Wild!

Wednesday’s action at the Corona Open J-Bay got off to a stunning start, as Filipe Toledo delivered the the best aerial surfing ever seen in competition during his do-over battle with Jordy Smith and Julian Wilson. The Brazilian stuck two lofty alley-oops in a row on one wave to earn a perfect 10, and the […]

What are My Chances of Being Attacked By a Shark?

What are My Chances of Being Attacked By a Shark?

You know the music, that abrupt cello and haunting clarinet. It conjures images of a monster waiting in the deep. It’s the musical theme from the film Jaws. This movie has been responsible for a good portion of the shark craze that has gripped people for decades now. Based on a string of shark attacks […]

Video: How To Fight A Shark

Video: How To Fight A Shark

Summer is upon us. And with it comes the serious threat of shark attack. Learn everything you need to know about how to fight a shark! If you rely on the information portrayed in this video, you do so at your own risk and you assume the responsibility for the results.

Laird Hamilton: Women On Their Periods Are Likely To Be Attacked By Sharks

Laird Hamilton: Women On Their Periods Are Likely To Be Attacked By Sharks

The interview started off smoothly, with the crew asking Hamilton for his thoughts on the uptick in shark sightings along the California coast in recent weeks and what the odds were of the average beachgoer being attacked.

Hamilton debunked the myth that sharks are bloodthirsty for humans ― which is perpetuated by movies like “The Shallows,” “Jaws” and “Sharknado 4” ― by correctly stating that humans are not typical prey for sharks.

Reunion Shark Attack Leaves Bodyboarder Dead

Reunion Shark Attack Leaves Bodyboarder Dead

Bodyboarder Adrien Dubosc bled to death on Saturday after being bitten by a shark while surfing with two friends off Réunion Island’s Pointe au Sal. According to multiple sources, Dubosc – a well-known shark advocate and member of the local Shark Watch Patrol – suffered injuries to the thigh and groin area and was given […]

Bali Fishermen Release Seven Blacktip Sharks

Bali Fishermen Release Seven Blacktip Sharks

Fishermen in Gilimanuk village of Jembrana disrict, Bali, has released seven blacktip sharks to the open sea, after they were trapped in fishermens nets.

Kelly Slater Calls for Reunion Island Shark Cull

Kelly Slater Calls for Reunion Island Shark Cull

Kelly Slater, has sparked controversy by calling for a shark cull around the Indian Ocean island of Reunion after the 20th shark attack since 2011 occurred earlier this week and killed a bodyboarder.

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.