The surf leash tourniquet that could save your life

A surf leash tourniquet that could save your life after a shark attack (or other life-threatening injury) is now on the market. The OMNA leash is the brainchild of surfer, diver and former Recon Marine, Carson Henderson. While between rotations in the Middle East, Carson and several friends went surfing in northern Iraq. The group hired a boat to take them across the mouth of a river in order to reach a good place to surf. However, the river was known to be home to both sharks and alligators. “We…

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Shark Severed a Surfer’s Leg in Australia-Fatal

A shark severed a surfers leg in Western Australia. Ben Gerring was bitten by a shark while surfing at Falcon Beach in the town of Mandurah which is south of Pert City. The 29-year-old was heard screaming for help as he was being pulled underwater. Other Surfers heard his cries and paddled over to assist.   They were able to carry Mr. Gerring back to shore and administer first aid. Ian Barker, who assisted in the rescue, told Seven News he “Heard the boy say ‘shark’ and about 15 blokes paddled…

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