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Aussie Man Punches Shark, Surfs to Safety

Offbeat  (tags: shark, shark attack, odd, unusual, interesting )

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n Australian surfer fought off a large shark and then rode a wave to safety, reports said on Monday.


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Locan Sleeping-Squirrel (209)
Sunday June 20, 2010, 5:36 pm
Surfers are a tough breed, but this Aussie seems a cut above. I'm glad he made it back.

Jean Lord (46)
Sunday June 20, 2010, 6:10 pm
Glad both surfer and shark are ok.

AA S (136)
Monday June 21, 2010, 5:27 pm
'"He gave it a good whack he reckons, a good punch and that doesn't surprise me knowing Mick," said witness Lee Cummuskey, according to public broadcaster ABC...'

Fantastic :D Can you get more Australian than that? Good story, thanks.

Tracy W (2)
Monday June 21, 2010, 5:42 pm
Thats scary!

Bev B (1)
Monday June 21, 2010, 6:01 pm
You mean there`s a few sharks still alive in the oceans?

mr Crowley (23)
Tuesday June 22, 2010, 1:29 am
GO, shark dundee!

Susan A (14)
Tuesday June 22, 2010, 2:38 am
obviously nuts - it is FREEZING out there right now. We just had our coldest night on record, or something... Be like surfing in the Artctic. But well done Aussie for getting away!

Wendy C (109)
Tuesday June 22, 2010, 3:24 am
Wow! Lucky man- hope he's still surfing! :)

Tuesday June 22, 2010, 4:05 am
Well done to Mick and the friends also who had the sense to put on a tornique. Hope you are mending well and no doubt be back surfing again soon.
Thanks for the story Marty. Noted too.

KS Goh (0)
Tuesday June 22, 2010, 5:20 am
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