New Zealand William Trubridge breaks unassisted freediving world record with dive to 102 meters

Photo: Daan Verhoeven (Sportalsub.net / William Trubridge) - Leer en Español As part of the “Steinlager Live” Dive Attempt held on July 20 in the waters of Dean’s Blue Hole, Bahamas, New Zealander William Trubridge broke his own freediving world recordby swimming completely unassisted to 102 meters (334 feet) in a time of 4 minutes and 13 seconds. This discipline of constant no-fins (CNF) is arguably the purest form of freediving, as the athlete is prohibited from using fins or any other propulsive assistance, and must reach the announced target depth and return to the surface swimming only with their hands and feet. Underwater cameras and a Suunto depth gauge, as well as judges from the sport’s governing body, AIDA International, confirmed the depth and the world record, which was T

AIDA Freediving Pool World Championships 2016 Finland – Results

(Sportalsub.net / FDF /AIDA Finland) - Leer en Español Finnish Divers’ Federation is the host of the 2016 AIDA individual  pool world championships.  In 2016 FDF celebrating its 60th anniversary in 2016 and we welcome freedivers from all over the world to Finland and celebrate with us. Finland has to provide you excellent venue, experienced organization and beautiful surroundings for the competition. The host city is Turku at the South-West coast of Finland. Turku is the oldest city in Finland, our first capital and full off country’s history. At the time of the competition our nature with thousands of lakes and endless forest is at its best and you can experience all this under the midnight sun. The venue of the competition is Impivaara indoor pool. The pool is newly renovated a...

Results – Nirvana Oceanquest 2016. Freediving International Competition In San Andrés, Colombia

Photo: Laura Babahekian (Sportalsub.net / Innersea) - Leer en Español Nirvana Oceanquest Freediving International Competition June 4 - 10, San Andres Island, Colombia. Photos by Laura Babahekian: https://www.facebook.com/nirvanaoceanquest/?fref=ts Videos by Rajiv Smith-Mahabir: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ULHIjgM8heM https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sSYqcdE57Qg https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UjQcKcvjGJA https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I781BP_HYyk https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xk9rWsm2_Fk https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AhhyJ-4pFbU   Results FREE IMMERSION (Men / Women)  -  INMERSIÓN LIBRE (Hombres / Mujeres) 1 Walid Boudhiaf 113 Mandy Summer 55 2 Ricardo Montans 65 María Belén de la Vega 45 3 David Velásquez...

CMAS Apnea Indoor World Championship Italy 2016 – Results

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS / FIPSAS) - Leer en Español CMAS has entrusted to the Italian Sport Fishing and Underwater Activities Federation (hereafter FIPSAS) the organisation of the 9th edition of the Indoor Apnea World Championship. The Championship was be staged with the supervision of CMAS in Lignano Sabbiadoro (UD), in Ge.Tur Sport Village, from 6 to 12 June 2016. 1.2 10 WORLD RECORDS in this Championship VIDEO WORLD RECORD DYNAMICA APNEA Medalists and Results Dynamic No Fins Women  ITA - ALESSIA ZECCHINI  - 171.22 - WORLD RECORD  ITA - CRISTINA RODDA - 137.25  ITA - TIZIANA DE GIULIO - 136.51 Men  FRA - OLIVIER ELU - 189.65 - WORLD RECORD  RUS - ALEKSANDER KOSTYSCHEN - 185.3  CRO - MARKO MORETTI - 184.2  Results Dynamic No Fins Speed...

Mateusz Malina from Poland Freediving World Record Dynamic with Fins 285m + Video

(Sportalsub.net / Mateusz Malina) - Leer en Español Mateusz Malina from Poland sets a New Freediving World Record Dynamic with Fins with 285 meters in 4 min 15sec on AIDA Polish Freediving Championship May 27 - 28 2016. Previous record was 281 from Goran Colak of Croatia from June 2013. Photo: courtesy of Patrycja Radiowska-Polak Source: Mateusz Malina - Limitless...

Final Results 4th International Freediving Anual Competition Caribbean Cup 2016 Honduras

Photo: Alex St Jean Photo & Video (Sportalsub.net / Caribbean Cup) - Leer en Español Fourth Annual International Freediving Competition Caribbean Cup 2016. Roatan, Bay Island, Honduras. May 25th- June 1st 2016 Final Results Foto: Alex St Jean Photo & Video Official info: http://roatanfreediving.com/caribbean-cup-2016/ Facebook Official Page Previous Editions on  Sportalsub.net Caribbean Cup 2013 (In spanish) Caribbean Cup 2014 (In spanish) Caribbean Cup 2015 ...

Australian Freediving Association Pool Nationals 2016 Results

(Sportalsub.net - AFA) - Versión en Español Australian Freediving Association organized the Pool Nationals 2016 in Sidney from May 6th - 8th. Complete Results Australian overall results: Women 1st Nicole Keating 186.5 points 2nd Lucja Nowowiejski 175.5 points 3rd Anh Tu 170.5 points Men 1st Walter Steyn 246.5 points 2nd Leigh Woolley 224.5 points 3rd Michael Bates 206 points Overal Results Dynamic Winners: Women 1st Nicole Keating AUS 2nd Lucja Nowowiejski AUS 3rd Anh Tu AUS Men 1st Leigh Woolley AUS 2nd Lewis Jones NZL 3rd Mark Williams AUS Dinamyc No Fins Winners: Women 1st Amber Bourke AUS 2nd Jackie Dent USA 3rd Lucja Nowowiejski AUS Men 1st Walter Steyn AUS 2nd Leigh Woolley AUS 3rd Lewis Jones NZL  S...

Final Results Vertical Blue 2016. Freediving International Competition In Bahamas with New World Records

(Sportalsub.net / Vertical Blue) – Leer en Español 1.  William Trubridge - New Zealand - 300 pts 2.  Stig Prids - Denmark - 249.98 pts 3.  Dean Chaouche - Great Britain - 248.93 pts 1.  Sofía Gomez - Colombia - 274 pts 2.  Sayuri Kinoshita - Japan - 260.04 pts 3.  Kate Middleton -  New Zealand - 235.65 pts Day Results  Day 9 Vertical Blue 2016 - May 2nd (New World Record) William Trubridge from New Zealand (Photo by Daan Verhoeven) William Trubridge World Record Free Inmersion -124 meters. Complete Results Day 9 Day 8 Vertical Blue 2016 - May 1st Sayuri Kinoshita from Japan (Photo by Daan Verhoeven) Complete Results Day 8 Day 7 Vertical Blue 2016 - April 30th (New World Record) William Trubridge from Ne...

South Florida Apnea Challenge 2016 USA – Results

(Sportalsub.net / Vortex Freediving) - Versión en Español "South Florida Apnea Challenge" April 9-10 Miami, Florida, USA. AIDA International Competition Final Results Women Overal Winners Claire Paris (USA) Karla Mendez (Venezuela) Ashleigh Baird (USA) Men Overal Winners Leonardo Lupolli ( Venezuela) Luis Arismendi (Venezuela) Eddie Gonzales (USA) Detail Results Organizer: Ricardo Paris ricardo@vortexfreediving.com Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/vortexspearfishing Instagram: vortexfreediving ...

New CMAS Apnea Rules 2016

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS Apnea Comission) - Leer en Español New Rules CMAS Apnea 2016 published on February 11th 2016 in official CMAS Website Los Reglamentos se encuentran publicados en el sitio oficial CMAS por el momento en idioma inglés Variable Weight Apnea Rules - 2016 Static Apnea Rules - 2016 Speed-Endurance Apnea Rules - 2016 Skandalopetra Apnea Rules - 2015 Jump Blue Apnea Rules - 2016 Free Immersion Apnea Rules - 2016 Dynamic Apnea Rules - 2016 Constant Weight Apnea Rules - 2016 Font: Documents of the CMAS Apnea Comission...

Apnea and Finswimming CMAS Commissions Meetings

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS) - Leer en Español Apnea Commission Meeting - Rome A meeting of the commission of Apnea was held in CMAS Headquaters in Rome on Saturday, 23, 2016. Major discussed points were: applications for INDOOR WC 2016 (6-12 June 2016) from FIPSAS and OUTDOOR 2016 (2-9 October 2016) from TSSF are accepted and agreed to propose to BoD; new International Judge Course is agreed to be opened during OUTDOOR WC 2016 in Turkey; all rules of apnea competitions have been updated and agreed to propose to BoD and CMAS Apnea Competition Management Software has been agreed to propose to BoD, and test it at all competitions in 2016. Font: CMAS Finswimming Commission 1st Meeting - Poznan The first meeting of the Finswimming Commission was held on Friday, January 22,...

Carla Hanson new President of the International Association for the Development of Apnea

Sportalsub.net / AIDA International - Leer en Español On December 19, was the last meeting 2015 of the Board of the International Association for the Development of Apnea AIDA. Carla Hanson from US which was elected the new President of this important global sports organization of freediving. Hanson was previously an outstanding freediving and International Judge and was previously Secretary of AIDA International and replace in presidency the Finnish Kimmo Lahtinen who had led the organization since January 2010. It is the first time in 23 years created the AIDA International, the organization will be headed by a woman and someone non-European. The results of the Aida Board elections were announced. The following persons were chosen to represent Aida 2016-2018: President: ...