Dr. Craig Challen 
  Thai Cave Rescue Diver 
  Australian of the Year

Dr. Craig Challen

Thai Cave Rescue Diver

Australian of the Year

Australia

About

Dr. Craig Challen SC OAM is an Australian cave diver, notable for his efforts in saving a soccer team of twelve boys and their coach in the 2018 Thai Cave Rescue. His unwavering and selfless bravery saw him be awarded with the Star of Courage for the successful rescue of the trapped soccer team.