Contrary to popular belief, the wive’s tale of “shuffling your feet” does not work to deter stingrays. Here’s why, and what does work to deter them.
Step-by-step instructions on how to treat a stingray injury from someone that has been stung 4 separate times.
After being the lucky recipient of 4 stingray injuries, I began experimenting with surf booties that have thicker rubber reinforcement, puncture-resistant materials, and N52 rare earth magnets, in an attempt to deter stingrays and reduce the likelihood of future injuries. Here’s an overview of all that.