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Stories with subject: Surfing
  • Normal shark rules in place for women's surfing contest 
    Updated: Jul-23-15 6:23 pm

    OCEANSIDE, California - Normal shark rules will be in place for the largest women's surfing contest in the world, the World Surf League 6-Star Paul Mitchell Supergirl Pro at Oceanside Pier this weekend.

  • Bare-handed shark wrestler: 'I haven't got a scratch on me' story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Jul-21-15 11:15 am

    Mick Fanning sat up on a high stool, straight backed and good humored, recounting the story he will be telling for the rest of his days, about how he fought off a shark with his bare hands during a surfing competition in South Africa.

  • Surfer fighting off shark not so unusual in South Africa story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Jul-20-15 2:37 pm

    JOHANNESBURG - A shark attacking a top surfer during a televised competition in South Africa captured the world's attention but the incident is not highly unusual. South Africa has an average of six shark attacks including one death each year.

  • 3-time world champ fights off shark during South Africa comp story has photos
    Updated: Jul-20-15 12:35 am

    JOHANNESBURG - Knocked off his board by an attacking shark, three-time world champion Mick Fanning punched the creature before escaping unharmed during the televised finals of a world surfing competition in South Africa on Sunday.