6th International Freediving Annual Competition Caribbean Cup 2018 – Roatan, Honduras

(Sportalsub.net / Caribbean Cup) – Leer en Español Sixth Annual International Freediving Competition Caribbean Cup 2018. Roatan, Bay Island, Honduras. May 17th - 25th 2018 Located in the Caribbean Sea, Roatan is surrounded by crystal clear waters that are calm and warm making this island one of the best venues for freediving in the world. Part of the Mesoamerican Barrier Reef, the second largest reef system in the world, you can discover a great diversity of marine life and underwater walls that drop-off to hundreds of meters only a few swim strokes away from white sand beaches. The first 5 editions of the Caribbean Cup (2013 - 2017) also the Roatan 2017 AIDA World Championship (attended by 96 athletes from 28 countries) organized by Roatan Freediving School & Trainin...

Results – Nirvana Oceanquest 2018. Freediving International Competition In San Andrés, Colombia

(Sportalsub.net / Nirvana Oceanquest 2018) Photo: Laura Babahekian @deaquavivo.com - Leer en Español On the Island of San Andrés, Colombia, some of the best freedivers of the continent and the world gathered from May 3 to 9 in an event in which a new world record was established WORLD RECORD - Alessia Zecchini (ItalY) -105 meters Constant Weight RESULTADOS Athlete Country Discipline AP DP RP ADT NR Card Penalties Taylor Samuels USA FIM 25m 1:29 25m 1:38 - Francis Batista URY FIM 35m 1:29 31m 1:45 - ET, NO TAG Lin Lan Lien TWN CNF 40m 2:25 40m 2:30 NR John Muñoz COL FIM 51m 1:54 51m 2:10 - Carlos Sevillano COL FIM 51m 1:54 51m 2:10 - Alex Alvarado PUR FIM 55m 1:24 34m 2...

Asian Freediving Cup 2018 – Panglao, Philippines

(Sportalsub.net / Asian Freediving Cup) - Leer en Español The Competition will take place over the period of three consecutive days starting on June 8th until June 10th. Location will be Doljo Beach, in front of “Heaven Dive Resort”, located on Panglao Island’s north-west coast. Philippines. Event Type: Depth Competition Disciplines: FIM CNF CWT AIDA International Competition organized by Freedive Panglao More info: https://asianfreedivingcup.com/ ...

CMAS 10th Apnea Indoor World Championship 2018 – Lignano Sabbiadoro, Italy

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS / FIPSAS) - Leer en Español The World Underwater Federation (CMAS) has entrusted to the Italian Sport Fishing Underwater Activities and Finswimming Federation (FIPSAS) the organisation of the 10th edition of the Apnea Indoor World Championship. The Championship will be staged with the supervision of CMAS in Lignano Sabbiadoro (UD), in Bella Italia Sport Village (ex Ge.Tur), from 11 to 17 June 2018. The Championship shall be comprised of seven specialities: Dynamic with Monofin (DYN), Dynamic with Bi-Fins (DYN BF), Dynamic without Fins (DNF), Static (STA), Speed 100 m., Endurance 16x50 m. and Endurance 8x50 m. Only the Final stage will take place for each of the planned specialities. Coming soon more info: FIPSAS / CMAS ...

New World Record Freediving Constant Weight AIDA for Alessia Zecchini from Italy

(Special Sportalsub.net) - Leer en Español This Saturday, May 5, 2018, during the Nirvana Oceanquest 2018 International Freediving Competition, which takes place in San Andres, Colombia from May 3 to 9, the Italian freediver Alessia Zecchini imposed a new world record in the Constant Weight category (with monofin), endorsed by the  International Association for the Development of Apnea (AIDA). Alessia registered a mark of -105 meters deep, surpassing the previous record of -104 meters, which had been in her possession since May 2017 made in the Bahamas. Video of the Record from the surface camera, courtesy of  Walid Boudhiaf main organizer of the event ...

AIDA Individual Freediving Pool World Championships 2018 – Belgrade, Serbia

(Sportalsub.net / AIDA International / AIDA Serbia) - Leer en Español Aida Serbia with the support of the Sport and Recreation Center  "Milan Gale Muškatirović" and Apnea Association Serbia is organizing AIDA Individual Pool World  Championships for the third time. The event will be held from June 23 to July 1, 2018 in Belgrade, Serbia and the modalities of Static (STA), Dynamic (DYN) and Dynamic without Fins (DNF) will be performed. The organizing team has successfully organized twelve international competitions, Serbia Open Freediving Championships, which is traditionally held every year, as well as the above mentioned two World Championships and several World Record attempts. Official website: https://www.iapwc-2018.com...

CMAS 3rd FreeDiving World Championship Outdoor 2018 – Kaş, Turkey

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS / TSFF) – Leer en Español The World Underwater Federation (CMAS) has published officially, the 3rd World Freediving Championship in the Outdoor modalities (at sea), from october 1st to 7th, 2018 in the city of Kaş, Turkey, with the organization of the Federation of Underwater Activities of that country (TSSF). Turkey successfully organized the 2nd edition of the Outdoor World Championship in 2016 and the 1st edition of the European Outdoor Championship in 2017 in the same location, so a great event is expected in the organizational and sporting level. Coming soon more information of the event in: CMAS / TSSF / Facebook Archive CMAS Freediving International Championships...

Olympic Games: Freediving or Finswimming? And what about Underwater Hockey or Underwater Rugby?

(Sportalsub.net / Miguel A. Cedeño O.) - Leer en Español One of the main aspirations of all athletes who reach the high competitive level is to participate in the Olympic Games, the maximum sport event in the world that, every 4 years, brings together the best exponents of each of their sports. In the last 20 years there have been many rumors, advances and trials for Underwater Activities, specifically in the form of Finswimming, to join the program of the Olympic Games, first as an exhibition sport, and then as an official sport; however the road is still long and at least for Tokyo 2020, the underwater sport won’t be present.   Advertisiment The CMAS promotes Apnea (Freediving) for the Olympic Games However, in the last year (2017-2018) this trend has started...

Final Results – VI PanAmerican Indoor Apnea Championship CMAS Veracruz, Mexico 2017

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS / CMAS América / FMAS) - Leer en Español The VI PanAmerican Indoor Apnea Championship CMAS will be held in Veracruz, Mexico from October 25 to 29, 2017 MEDALS TABLE POS NATION GOLD SILVER BRONZE TOTAL 1  COLOMBIA 6 0 1 7 2  ECUADOR 4 7 1 12 3  MEXICO 2 5 8 15 4  CHILE 0 0 2 2 RESULTS DYNAMIC BIFINS APNEA – SUNDAY OCTOBER 29TH WOMEN  MARIA VERONICA CORDOVA – ECUADOR – 153.3 – PANAMERICAN RECORD  SURYA LECONA MOCTEZUMA – MÉXICO – 110.2  DIANA HERMINDA VILLARREAL – MÉXICO – 108.1 MEN  MAURICIO ALEJANDRO LEMUS – MÉXICO  – 179.5  ALFREDO ROSADO – ECUADOR – 173.7  JUAN ROLDAN – ECUADOR – 165.3 COMPLETE RESULTS DYN BF (PDF) RESULTS DYNAMIC MONOFIN APNEA – SUNDAY OC...

Results – Second International Freediving Championship in Panama October 2017

(Sportalsub.net / Freediving Club Panama / Iru Balic) – Leer en Español Second International Freediving Championship in Panama (2do Campeonato Internacional de Apnea en Panamá) October 14th – 15th 2017, organized by: Freediving Panamá Club and Iru Balic Pool Competition: Static (STA) Dynamic without Fins (DNF) Dynamic with Fins (DYN) AIDA Competion — International Association for the Development of Apnea Piscina de Albrook OFFICIAL RESULTS (pdf) - Start Lists and Live Results LIVE VIDEO STREAMING FACEBOOK IRU BALIC Freedivers Ana Maria Cedeño Irene Luque Suyin Quintero Indira Rodriguez Rafael Quinn Aldemaro Fonseca Arturo Guillermo Sanchez Kochanowski Giovanni Mola Oscar Martinez Alonso Christian ...

Results – 1st CMAS European Apnea Outdoor Championship and Open International Competition Kaş, Antalya – Turkey 2017

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS / TSSF) - Leer en Español 1st CMAS European Apnea Outdoor Championship-2017 and Open International Competition will be done at Kaş, Antalya, Turkey There will be CW with Mono-Fins, CW with Bi-Fins, CW No Fins and Jump Blue Apnea competitions LIVE VIDEO STREAMING DIVEYE FACEBOOK LIVE VIDEO STREAMING OLYMPIC CHANNEL Schedule October 3rd - Constant Weight with Monofin October 4th - Constant Weight No Fins October 6th - Constant Weight with Bifins October 7th - Jump Blue Results Day 1 - October 3rd - Constant Weight with Monofin CW International Results CW European Results In the first ever continental competition organized under CMAS flag, the slovenian and the russian won respectively the Constant Weight mono-fins women and men event settin...

DeepSea Challenge 2017 International Freediving Competition In Bonaire wraps up successfully

(Sportalsub.net / Carlos Coste / DeepSea Bonaire) – Leer en Español BONAIRE DEEPSEA CHALLENGE FREEDIVING COMPETITION WRAPS UP SUCCESFULLY Carolina schrappe breaks Continental Record and other athletes set multiple personal bests during 10 days. (15-25Sept) Kralendijk, Bonaire. Deepsea Freediving School is pleased to announce that this year’s Bonaire Deepsea Challenge was a great success. Carolina Schrappe (BRA) broke her own Continental South American Record at -101 meters on the 23rd of September in freediving discipline variable weight in a 3-min dive (Her previous record, 2016: -95 m) while other athletes achieved their Personal Best (PB) Performances. Kids and adults participated with original costumes in a colorful First Ocean Parade that welcomed mermaids to the Bonairean ...