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10/21/2005 Chad Reiker ( California ) No Injury

Chad Reiker was surfing at the mouth of the Klamath River in Northern California The shark came from behind Reiker striking him on the right side


Klamath River — On October 21, 2005 Chad Reiker was surfing at the mouth of the Klamath River in Northern California. It was 11 AM and he had been in the water about 15 minutes. The sea was calm and glassy with about 10 feet of water visibility. It ...
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11/02/2005 Jake Daneman ( California ) No Injury

Jake Daneman were surfing 100 yards from shore off Ocean Beach, San Francisco, I saw ‘death’ in the form of a 12 – 14 inch dark gray dorsal fin about 20 feet away from me


Ocean Beach — On November 2, 2005 Jake Daneman and Jonathan Sofer were surfing 100 yards from shore off Ocean Beach, San Francisco. It was 7:15 AM and they had been in the water 30 – 45 minutes. They had ...
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11/02/2005 Tim West ( California ) No Injury

Surfer Attacked By Great White Shark At Mavericks Tim West


Surfer Attacked By Great White Shark At Mavericks
By Steve Hawk
Surfingthemag.com contributor and hero


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Surfer Tim West poses with his damaged board
As Half Moon Bay surfers Tim West and Chris Loeswick headed toward the water to surf Maverick’s late Wednesday afternoon, they looked out at the empty, gray, inconsistent lineup and had the same thought: shark.

West tried ...
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02/22/2005 Alex Mumzhi (Florida)

North America on shoestrings
I call this report "North America on shoestrings" by analogy with famous Lonely Planet (LP) series. LP does not have book called "North America on shoestrings", it sounds ridiculous, but my friend Vladia and I proved that it is possible. You may remember Vladia, from the trip to Mongolia of 2003.

We went to Florida Keys on Feb 21. The entire trip was possible due to the generosity of my daughter ...
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05/17/2005 Michelle Smith (Florida)

17-May-2005
USA Florida Sand Key Beach, Clearwater, Pinellas County
Crouching in 2' of water
Michelle Smith F
Right arm & torso bitten 18h30
18" to 36" shark
D.Wilhoit, The Ledger, 5/29/ 2005 edition

GSAF
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12/24/2005 Brian Anderson (Oregon)

(AP) Shark Bites Surfer Off Oregon Coast

Dec 24 2005

SEASIDE, Ore.

A man attacked by a shark while surfing off the northern Oregon coast Saturday suffered lacerations on his ankle and calf, authorities said.

The 30-year-old surfer, Brian Anderson, was "conscious, alert and smiling" on the way to Providence Seaside Hospital, said Seaside Fire Department Chief Joe Dotson.

"There was quite a bit of blood, but he was not entered into the trauma center, ...
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12/21/2005 Jonathan Genant (Hawaii)

San Diego man attacked by shark off Maui

Wednesday, December 21, 2005

(12-21) 16:05 PST WAILEA, Hawaii (AP) --


A 29-year-old San Diego man was attacked by a shark Wednesday while swimming in waters off West Maui, officials said.


The man was alone when a shark bit his left hand about 200 yards off Keawakapu Beach. He was taken to Maui Memorial Medical Center where he was in stable condition.


Hospital spokeswoman Carol Clark said ...
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12/12/2005 Glenn Simpson (Australia)

Man tells of shark attack
From: AAP By Jade Bilowol
December 12, 2005

A SPEARFISHERMAN has escaped with a gashed arm after fending off one shark only to be mauled from behind by another in a frenzied attack off Queensland's far north.

Melbourne charter boat operator Glenn Simpson, 44, today nursed his badly wounded left arm which required dozens of stitches after the attack at a reef off Port Douglas.
Mr Simpson was spearfishing with ...
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Re: 11/29/2005 John Larsen (Florida)

Shark Attack A Cape San Blas teen becomes the third shark attack victim in the panhandle this year.

Posted: 6:30 PM Nov 28, 2005
Reporter: Jason Davis

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Normally November is a little late in the season for shark attacks, but that's exactly what happened to a Gulf County teenager, bitten Sunday off Cape San Blas.

A Port St. Joe High School student is now the third person bitten by a shark in the ...
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11/27/2005 Blake Perry (Florida)

Surfer Becomes Latest Shark Attack Victim

POSTED: 6:51 am EST November 28, 2005
UPDATED: 7:40 am EST November 28, 2005

NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla. -- A 23-year-old surfer is recovering after becoming the third shark bite victim on New Smyrna Beach in as many weeks.

It isn't usually a time of year when we see a lot of attacks on the Volusia County coast, but experts point to some specific factors, from the roughness of ...
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