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by sharkbait
Sat Feb 13, 2010 3:51 am
Forum: 2010 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 02/13/2010 Paddy Trumbull ( Australia )
Replies: 1
Views: 8807

02/13/2010 Paddy Trumbull ( Australia )

Woman savaged by shark on Great Barrier Reef An Australian woman has suffered massive blood loss and has been airlifted to hospital after being savaged … SYDNEY (AFP) – An Australian woman suffered massive blood loss and was airlifted to hospital Saturday after being savaged by a shark off an island...
by sharkbait
Wed Feb 10, 2010 11:22 pm
Forum: 2010 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 02/10/2010 Paul Welsh ( Australia )
Replies: 3
Views: 12178

Re: 02/10/2010 Paul Welsh ( Australia )

GREAT WHITE ATTACK IN MONA VALE paul_welsh.jpg A MAN has been rushed to Mona Vale Hospital after being attacked by a great white shark at 8am today. The man, Paul Welsh, was surfing with his 10-year-old son, close to shore, when the 2m shark attacked him in shallow waters. Welsh sustained deep lacer...
by sharkbait
Wed Feb 10, 2010 11:16 pm
Forum: 2010 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 02/10/2010 Paul Welsh ( Australia )
Replies: 3
Views: 12178

Re: 02/10/2010 Paul Welsh ( Australia )

Surfer bitten in Sydney shark attack A man bitten by a shark on Sydney's northern beaches this morning will be out of hospital by the end of the day, health authorities say. Police said the 46-year-old Mona Vale man - identified as Paul Welsh by News Ltd - was in about a metre of water at Basin Bay,...
by sharkbait
Wed Feb 10, 2010 11:09 pm
Forum: 2010 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 02/10/2010 Paul Welsh ( Australia )
Replies: 3
Views: 12178

02/10/2010 Paul Welsh ( Australia )

Forty-six-year-old Paul Welsh is recovering in hospital after being attacked by what police have described as a four-foot-long shark at the Mona Vale Basin about 8:00am (AEDT).--- I fought off a shark: Sydney surfer Audio: Witness Michael Brown recounts the attack (ABC Sydney) Map: Mona Vale 2103 A ...
by sharkbait
Wed Feb 10, 2010 10:32 pm
Forum: 2010 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 02/06/2010 Dean Everson ( Australia ) No Injury
Replies: 0
Views: 5410

02/06/2010 Dean Everson ( Australia ) No Injury

DEAN Everson was back surfing his favourite break yesterday, just days after using his bodyboard to fight off what he believes was a 2.5 metre white pointer shark at Yamba’s Turners Beach.--- 'White pointer' shark attack Kate Matthews | 10th February 2010 dean_everson.jpg DEAN Everson was back surfi...
by sharkbait
Mon Feb 08, 2010 8:54 pm
Forum: 2010 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 01/09/2010 Nguyen Minh Tuan (Vietnam )
Replies: 2
Views: 12657

Re: 01/09/2010 Nguyen Minh Tuan (Vietnam )

This is not a typical post about a Shark Attack Related Incident, but following new third world countries reports on previously unknown incidents we are trying to keep a record. Caught shark not attack sea bathers in Quy Nhon Experts said that the one-tone shark netted by a Phu Yen province’s fisher...
by sharkbait
Mon Feb 08, 2010 8:39 pm
Forum: 2006 Reported Shark Accidents
Topic: 07/00/2006 Bruce Lurie ( California )
Replies: 0
Views: 6275

07/00/2006 Bruce Lurie ( California )

Paralyzed Shark-Attack Victim Fights His Way Back to His Feet bruce_lurie.jpg Dr. Fuhrman's advice has a powerful impact on Bruce's courageous recovery from spinal cord injuries. Bruce I suffered a massive and catastrophic spinal cord injury while 'boogie boarding' with my son in July 2006. I was at...
by sharkbait
Mon Feb 08, 2010 8:17 pm
Forum: 2010 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 02/04/2010 Andrew Duenas ( Guam ) *** Fatal ***
Replies: 0
Views: 10977

02/04/2010 Andrew Duenas ( Guam ) *** Fatal ***

The body of a 31-year-old spearfisherman from Inarajan who died last week had shark bites---- Village mourns fisherman: Body showed signs of shark bites By Brett Kelman Pacific Daily News The body of a 31-year-old spearfisherman from Inarajan who died last week had shark bites, but those were unlike...
by sharkbait
Sun Feb 07, 2010 12:13 pm
Forum: 2010 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 02/03/2010 Stephen Schafer ( Florida ) *** Fatal ***
Replies: 6
Views: 22797

Re: 02/03/2010 Stephen Schafer ( Florida ) *** Fatal ***

Expert: Shark was trying kill, eat kiteboarder during attack; 'This was the real thing' stephen_schafer_1.jpg By Michael LaForgia Palm Beach Post Staff Writer STUART — A shark attack that killed a kiteboarder on Wednesday was the rarest and most frightening kind of strike, a case of a powerful 9-fo...
by sharkbait
Sat Feb 06, 2010 10:00 pm
Forum: 2010 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 02/06/2010 Male ( Florida )
Replies: 0
Views: 5584

02/06/2010 Male ( Florida )

Man bitten by shark at Riviera Beach municipal beach, Florida Shark Attack Man bitten by shark at Riviera Beach municipal beach By Andrew Abramson Palm Beach Post Staff Writer Updated: 7:12 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 6, 2010 WEST PALM BEACH — A man was bitten by a six-foot shark early this evening while f...
by sharkbait
Sat Feb 06, 2010 9:51 pm
Forum: 1980 - 1989 Shark Attacks and Related Incidents
Topic: 1986/11/04 Dan Lund - Florida -
Replies: 1
Views: 15650

Re: 1986 - 11/04/1986 Dan Lund ( Florida )

Lifeguard in Wednesday's shark-attack rescue a 'hero,' colleagues say dan_lund2.jpg Years after a shark ripped into his leg and ankle, Daniel Lund became an ocean lifeguard. The consummate "water man," he grew up on the ocean and loved it too much not to accept its inherent risks. In that sense, Lun...
by sharkbait
Sat Feb 06, 2010 5:25 pm
Forum: 2009 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 06/14/2009 Tran Van Quy ( Vietnam )
Replies: 0
Views: 4652

06/14/2009 Tran Van Quy ( Vietnam )

White shark bites fisherman hand in Vietnam -- On 06/14/2009 Tran Van Quy a male was fishing for sharks some where in Vietnam when one of the sharks bite his hand it was a White shark. Tin Tuc Online In 2010 we just learned of the third world country of Vietnam having problems of people being attack...
by sharkbait
Sat Feb 06, 2010 12:10 pm
Forum: 2009 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 07/29/2009 Hoang Thi Thuy Hong ( Vietnam )
Replies: 0
Views: 5423

07/29/2009 Hoang Thi Thuy Hong ( Vietnam )

As we begin to learn about shark attacks in third world countries it gets hard and takes awhile to gather information. In a recently reported attack where three people were attacked in the same day in Vietnam http://sharkattacksurvivors.com/shark_attack/viewtopic.php?f=45&t=1335 we learned about add...
by sharkbait
Fri Feb 05, 2010 11:42 am
Forum: 2010 Shark Attack Related Incidents
Topic: 02/03/2010 Stephen Schafer ( Florida ) *** Fatal ***
Replies: 6
Views: 22797

Re: 02/03/2010 Stephen Schafer ( Florida ) *** Fatal ***

Shark attack 'probably a feeding event,' says expert helping with autopsy The shark bit Steve Schafer twice, on his leg and back. Unlike most shark attacks in Florida, this shark bit once and came back again as Schafer tried to get out of the way. "We have a lot of what we think are mistaken identit...
by sharkbait
Thu Feb 04, 2010 9:01 pm
Forum: 1980 - 1989 Shark Attacks and Related Incidents
Topic: 1986/11/04 Dan Lund - Florida -
Replies: 1
Views: 15650

1986/11/04 Dan Lund - Florida -

dan_lund.jpg Stuart Surfer Dan Lund points to the right side of his foot where a shark bit him in 1986 causing wounds requiring 1,000 stitches. By CHRIS O’MALLEY STUART — A shark apparently bit a Jensen Beach man in the leg as the man was surfing Tuesday off Tiger Shores on Hutchinson Island. Danie...