Thai Cave Rescuer
In today’s 5 Minutes we hear from Craig Challen an Australian cave explorer. After commencing cave diving in the 1990's he was an early adopter of closed-circuit mixed gas rebreathers.
A veterinary surgeon by profession, now retired, Craig is also an enthusiastic helicopter and aeroplane pilot.
In July 2018 Craig participated as a diver in the Tham Luang cave rescue in Thailand.
Craig was named joint winner of the Australian of the Year award in 2019 along with his dive partner, Dr Richard Harris for the Thai cave rescue.
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