Tag: shark cage

Swimming In Sharky Waters

Swimming In Sharky Waters Courtesy of WOWSA, Magnetic Island, Australia. Shelley Taylor-Smith swam 90 km from 90 km , Australia partly in a shark cage in January 1995 (see the dramatic footage here). She said, "I don't think I'm the one that broke the record. I think the whole crew did it today. I had such wonderful people out there. That just kept me

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Swim, Speak And Greet Chloë McCardel

Australian swimming superstar Chloë McCardel invited the media to attend her swim practice in Key West, Florida this Sunday. McCardel's practice will be part of her final preparations as she prepares for her swim across the Straits of Florida from Cuba to the USA without a shark cage or protective swim gear (e.g., stinger suit) to protect against the

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Shark Caged In The Ocean

Shark Caged In The Ocean Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Susie Maroney used one nearly 200 km from Cuba to Florida across the Straits of Florida, but Chloë McCardel is going without during her upcoming attempt. Skip Storch used a shark cage in his Cuba-to-America attempt, but he found it less useful than a jellyfish cage. "The

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