First cageless dive with the white shark [Intentional]

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First cageless dive with the white shark [Intentional]

Last updated: May 19, 2018 at 1:18 am

1987 — Jeremiah Sullivan (USA), South Australia.

In 1992, Ron and Valerie Taylor, George Askew, and Piet van der Walt dove with white sharks without a cage or shark observations suits during the filming of the National Geographic documentary Blue Wilderness, at Dyer Island, South Africa.

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