Jump to content

Shark Attacks Surfer Mick Fanning live on TV!

Recommended Posts

There was 2 attacks in 3 days while we were in Aus recently in an area we often surf,   2 guys bumped off boards and another guy lucky to live with major leg injurys, I bought a bigger board so my legs were further out of the water and avoided surfing alone or at dawn or dusk.

Link to post
Share on other sites

Sharks have a &*^% of a lot more to fear from us than vice versa. There are over 300 species of shark, only about 7 are considered a threat to humans.


If that shark had really wanted to eat Mick, it would have done so. Unfortunately that "test bite" can sometimes end fatally for a human. In this case the teat bite appears to have got his leg strap only. Very lucky.


More people are killed by lightening every year. Sharks and other wildlife are part of the ecosystem we live in. At some point, you will die.


Get over it, take sensible precautions, assess the risks you are willing to take, and enjoy your life while you have it!  

Link to post
Share on other sites

uuummh, erice, humans kill more humans than the rest of the species combined kill humans.


 We're the the most dangerous animal/species on the planet - to ourselves and to other species.


Mossies kill bugger all humans in comparison to humans killing humans.


I sincerely hope there's a more intelligent species out there than us - it would be really disappointing to me if humans are the the highest intelligence in the universe. 

Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

  • Create New...