Kelly Slater Says Shark Was Spotted Hours Before Mick Fanning’s Attack

Kelly Slater is saying his friend “clearly” saw a shark in the water several hours before Mick Fanning was attacked. Ever since Fanning was attacked in dramatic footage caught of the incident, other footage caught during the surfing championship event…

Kelly Slater: Pro-Surfer Watches Friend Get Attacked By Shark At JBay Open

Coco Beach’s Kelly Slater was left in shock when he saw his good friend, Mick Fanning, get attacked by a large shark during the JBay Open at Jeffrey’s Bay in Eastern Cape Province. Slater was watching the boats and skis…

Shark Attack Data Offers Safety Tips

George Burgess, director of the Florida Program of Shark Research and keeper of the International Shark Attack File, has combed through incident data to devise some strategies to avoid encounters with the apex predators. From his basement office at the…

Shark Attack Victim Describes Getting Chewed

Poor Steven Robles was just in the wrong place at the wrong time. Robles is a long-distance swimmer who was enjoying himself near Manhattan Beach, California when he encountered a shark. Unbeknownst to Robles, the seven-foot shark had been hooked…

Great White Shark Bites Man Off California Beach

A great white shark attacked a man as he was swimming off of Manhattan Beach in southern California Saturday. The 7-foot-long juvenile great white was hooked by a pier fisherman at the time, and the long-distance swimmer got in the…

Shark Attacks On The Rise, How To Avoid Being Lunch

A shark “attack” off the coast of Galveston has refocused attention on information concerning a rising shark population and the chances of attack. Mikaela Amezaga, 14, was enjoying a day at a Galveston beach with her family when she decided…

Delaware Shark Bite: 16-Year-Old Boy Attacked

A 16-year-old boy was attacked by a shark on Monday night at the Cape Henlopen State Park in Sussex County, Delaware. According to reports, the boy was standing in about five feet of water when he felt something yank on…

Delaware Shark Bite: Locals Startled By Rare Attack

Shark attack. If there were ever two words that could terrify a person into living a landlocked existence, it would be those. The level of fear that sharks create in people who’ve never even seen a shark in real life…

Shark Attack Victim Speaks About Her Ordeal

A woman who had a chunk of her calf bitten off by a shark off the coast of Florida earlier this month shared her experience of the attack Friday. Amy Tatsch — a mother of six — was attacked on…

Shark Attack Victim Describes Ordeal

A shark attack is every swimmer and surfer’s worst nightmare and in spite of the fact that shark attacks are incredibly rare, it seems like there is news of one almost every month during the summer. A woman was recently…

Shark Attack Victim’s Husband Speaks About Incident

Rob Armstrong knew something was wrong. A bird came out of nowhere and swooped down on him, almost as if it were trying to warn him of the grave danger he and his wife Christine would soon be in. It…

Australian Shark Attack Kills Woman

A shark attack in Australia has left a woman dead. The woman was swimming with a group of friends near the village of Tathra when she decided to try to swim from the wharf to the beach. Hundreds of swimmers…

California Man Bitten by Shark While Surfing

45-year-old College English teacher and weekend surfer, Jay Scrivner of Eureka, California is one lucky wave rider. Jay had been surfing for about two hours and was just minding his business, paddling out to the waves on the Northern California…

Maui Shark Attack Causes Woman to Lose Arm

When a German visitor went snorkeling at Palauea Beach in Maui, she never thought that she would be the next person to fall victim to a shark attack. Unfortunately, this was the case, and the 20-year-old woman has now lost…

Maui Shark Attacks: 2 Victims Reported In One Week

Maui is a lovely, tranquil place that seems like home no matter where you’re from; largely known as a honeymoon destination, it’s also a wonderful place to get away and relax. This week, however, has been a bad week for…

Pacifica Shark Attacks Fisherman In Kayak

A great white shark attacked a fisherman off the coast of California Tuesday afternoon. Micah Flanaburg was fishing in a kayak with his father-in-law at Pacifica State Beach near Linda Mar when the shark attacked his boat. According to Flanaburg’s…

Shark Attacks Teen In Texas Waters

A 15-year old boy was attacked by a shark off the Texas Gulf coast on Monday afternoon while swimming with his church group. The boy was swimming in waist-deep water at Surfside Beach when the shark began biting his legs;…

Maui Shark Attack Leaves Woman Injured

Maui is a beautiful vacation destination for tourists from around the world. The beaches are the main reason to visit, but one beach in particular was closed this past weekend after a nasty shark attack. The Maui News reports that…

Kayak Shark Attack: California Man Bullied by Great White

Kayak shark attacks are apparently frequent enough to prompt someone to write an exceptionally helpful article about what you’re supposed to do should the situation present itself. I’m sure Joey Nocchi wished he had a copy handy when a 14-foot…

Mother Saves Daughter from Shark

In one of a series of recent attacks in Florida as of late, a mother fought off a shark that was attacking her daughter, minutes after a surfer was attacked on the same beach. Valeh Levy and her 15-year-old daughter…