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Craig Challen
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Craig Challen

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Craig Challen SC OAM is an Australian veterinary surgeon, technical diver and cave explorer. He was the recipient of the Oztek 2009 Diver of the Year award for his services to caving, and was jointly awarded 2019 Australian of the Year.

Books by Craig Challen

Against All Odds Young Readers’ Edition

The incredible true story of the Tham Luang Thai cave rescue of a boys’ soccer team trapped for days with no supplies and decreasing oxygen levels. From joint Australians of the Year Richard Harris and Craig Challen. Now in a special edition for young readers.

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Against All Odds

The inside account of the breathtaking rescue that captured the world.

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Special K

From Against All Odds, Richard ‘Harry’ Harris seeks an outside opinion on a crazy idea.