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Footage of real-life rescues captured by the rescuers themselves as they put their lives on the line saving others.

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A novice caver is trapped in a flooded passage; a helicopter crew strives to rescue an injured hiker from an inaccessible crevice; Australian fishermen are stranded miles from shore in shark-infested waters.
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A kayakist in New Zealand struggles to save his drowning friend. French snowboarders race against time to find the friend who has been buried by an avalanche.
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Tourists struggle to survive after a ferry capsizes; an injured caver is trapped where only dynamite can save him.
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A rescue team fights through a storm to reach a fisherman whose hand has been ripped through a winch; and a crevasse opens up under a group of climbers.
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Dramatic real-life footage captured by the rescuers themselves; a team sent to recover bodies from a sunken wreck finds one man still alive.
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A freak accident severs a cyclist's artery miles from medical help; a kayaker fights to rescue his friend from white water rapids; a skier gets buried alive.

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