South African Story, The
PEOPLE & CULTURE
shark and the butterfly, the
Meet young lifesaver, Achmat Hassiem who overcomes a savage attack by a Great White shark.
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Factuals: Biography and History Unit
Episode InformationThe story of how a young lifesaver, Achmat Hassiem overcomes a savage attack by a Great White shark. He confronts his fear of going back into the ocean head-on by cage diving with Great Whites and, against all expectations, qualifies for the South African swimming team at the Beijing Paralympics after undegoing intensive training.