Surfer Has A Close Encounter With A Great White Shark

Published December 26, 2017 11,899 Views $100.66 earned

Rumble The great white shark has no known natural predators other than, on very rare occasion, the killer whale. The great white shark is arguably the world's largest known extant macropredatory fish, and is one of the primary predators of marine mammals. It is also known to prey upon a variety of other marine animals, including fish and seabirds. It is the only known surviving species of its genus Carcharodon, and is ranked first in having the most recorded shark bite incidents on humans

Surfing seems to bring a whole meaning to the term “extreme sport” recently. A video has emerged from the US of one surfer encountering a great white shark only a few feet away from him. The footage, captured with a GoPro camera in San Francisco, California, USA, on December 12, 2017, shows a huge shark swimming right next to the surfer.

Info from Licensor: "I was out surfing. When I was paddling towards a wave, I turned on my <a href="" target="_blank">GoPro</a>. Such was my concentration in getting that set that the first second I saw the fin, I sort of tried to race it so I could get the second wave of the set. Then I stopped and thought about what just happened."

It seems that aquatic sports enthusiasts on the beaches in <a href="" target="_blank">California</a> have had their have had their hands full in the past period.