Tamarindo Costa Rica: Surfer from Canada attacked by crocodile

Posted on March 12, 2015 • Filed under: Costa Rica, Latin America Travel

On the first day of his surf trip in Tamarindo March 6, Montreal native Val Muscalu was waiting his turn for a wave when suddenly he was ripped off his board. Muscalu felt something strong clamp down on his left foot.

He remembers kicking out and swimming backstroke to shore, but everything else is a blur. It was only later, on his way to the hospital, that Muscalu learned the identity of his underwater assailant: a crocodile. Read Article

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