Swim At Your Own Risk: Great White Shark Spooks Surfers

Tuesday, June 20, 2006

Great White Shark Spooks Surfers

Five surfers were chased from the water at Sporthaven Beach on Oregon's coast Friday by a great white shark. One of the surfers reported the shark encounter because he felt that other people should be aware that it happened. "It bumped one of the surfers and spun him around before disappearing," the surfer said. "Two other guys surfing nearby saw a fin and splash and then saw it circling around them. "Luckily, there was a wave coming and we all caught it to the beach," he said.

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