Shark attack at Whittle Rock False Bay, Western Cape Province, South Africa

Shark attack details: Whittle Rock False Bay, Western Cape Province, 22-Jan-1967
Date of attack: Jan 22nd 1967
Location: Whittle Rock False Bay, Western Cape Province
Shark species: 2.1 m [7'] sandTiger shark
Name of victim: Ian Gerricke
Sex of victim: M
Activity: Spearfishing Competition
Injury: No injury, shark bit support boat, removing pieces of wood after Gerricke shot it PROVOKED INCIDENT

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2.1 m [7'] sandtiger shark 2.1 m [7'] sandTiger shark

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