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Absolutely Heroic! Shark Attack Survivor Adherbal de Oliveira Is First To Complete The LPSA Triple Crown

Adherbal de Oliveira is one of the few open water swimmers who suffered a shark attack during a channel swimmer this century. The bite from the cookiecutter shark (cigar shark) in the middle of the Molokai Channel was deep and removed a lot of skin and muscle out of his thigh (see here). It was a gruesome sight that, fortunately, very very few swimmers

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