The tight-knit surf life saving community has greeted the news of Dean Mercer's death with shock while lauding Mercer as one of the greats who leaves an incredible legacy behind.''
Thousands of mourners gather for a service for ironman champion Dean Mercer
IF you ever needed a reminder of how quickly life can change – and how bloody cruel it can be – look no further than the smile on Deano’s dial.
THE family of ironman legend Dean Mercer has a simple goal as they prepare to host up to 2000 mourners at his funeral.
THIS week’s tragic death of ironman great Dean Mercer prompted an outpouring of emotion fitting of a man admired from afar and adored by those closest to him.