Tuesday 22 August 2017 / 05:28 AM

HOW MICK FANNING OVERCAME SHARK ATTACK & TRAGEDY

Australian surfing great Mick Fanning’s terrifying close call with a shark in the 2015 J-Bay Open was one of the most harrowing incidents in all of world sport.

Fanning then had to confront the tragic death of his brother, Peter, of a heart attack only months later.

This mini-documentary profiles Mick, along with his family’s experience of the ordeals, and how he overcame it all and eventually returned to J-Bay in triumph.

[YouTube – E:60]

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