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A Pod Of Dolphins Swam With This Man For Over An Hour To Protect Him From A Shark

“I’d like to think they were protecting me and guiding me home. This swim will stay with me forever.”

1. Adam Walker, an experienced long-distance open water swimmer, was on a 16-mile journey through the Cook Strait in New Zealand when he spotted a shark below him. Luckily, a pod of dolphins was nearby, and acted as his guards for the next hour of his swim.

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