On a new dive off a Santa Barbara coast, college tyro Tyler McQuillen took on a charging shark and won after jabbing a good white with his stalk gun. Tyler McQuillen was swimming in about 10 feet of H2O during a time and prisoner a whole thespian occurrence on his GoPro, trustworthy to a stalk gun. He also posted cinema of his injuries after a attack. Credit: Tyler McQuillen
A COLLEGE tyro from California has prisoner a terrifying impulse he was pounded by a good white shark while spearfishing off a seashore of Santa Barbara.
Tyler McQuillen, 22, was fishing with friends in shoal H2O during Refugio Point on Sep 1 when he was strike in a behind by a beast shark, that is believed to have been tighten to four-metres.
He primarily suspicion his friends were personification a pretence on him by pulling during his fin, not realising a shark had in fact bitten dual of his toes.
Mr McQuillen quickly mislaid hold of his speargun though managed to collect it before a shark came back.
He jabbed a quadruped with a gun and swam behind to shore, evading with dual damaged toes, a break to his right feet and a implausible GoPro footage.
“I got that on video. Wooo, f—ing gnarly,” Mr McQuillen pronounced when he surfaced.
The video was posted to YouTube and has been present on amicable media.