Final Results. 1st Annual International Freediving Competition Big Blue México 2015

(Sportalsub.net / Big Blue México 2015) - Leer en Español First Annual International Freediving Competition Big Blue México 2015. Espiritu Santo Island, La Paz, Mexico NOVEMBER 1 TO 9 INCLUDES 5 days of competition: FIM, CNF & CWT. ABSOLUTE WINNERS Men Alexey Molchanov (Russia) Davide Carrera (Italy) Kurt Chambers (USA) Femenino Jeanine Grasmeijer (Netherlands) Sofía Gómez (Colombia) Ashley Chapman (USA)   Day 1 Results - Tuesday November 3rd Sofia Gomez Uribe (Colombia) National and Continental Record -75 mts CWT Sebastian Lira (Chile) National Record -78 mts FIM Alexey Molchanov (Russia) -105mts CWT Deepest Bifins Dive Day 2 Results - Wednesday November 4th Sofía Gomez Uribe (Colombia) National and Continental Reco...

Apnea Academy Instructor Course in Spanish 2015

(Sportalsub.net / Apnea Academy) - Leer en Español The 2015 edition of the AA instructor course taught in Spanish has just ended (5-11 October, 2015, Tenerife, Spain - Organisation: Apnea Academy West Europe) The 24 attendees (22 men, 2 women) from Spain, Colombia, Mexico, Argentina, Chile, Ecuador, went through the well known AA learning program for instructors encompassing safety, breathing, relaxation, equalization, mental & physical training and, last but not the least, the teaching methodologies. At the end of the course AA International have 16 brand new instructors: Ivan Agniel  SPA William Bailon SPA Pablo Marrera MEX Enrique Bilbao SPA Enrico Callura ITA Juan de la Cámara SPA Víctor Esteve ARG Mauricio Laporta SPA Antonio Méndez MEX Gerardo Navarro S...

Final Results 1st CMAS Outdoor Apnea Constant Weight and Jump Blue World Championships Italy

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS / FIPSAS) - Español CMAS has entrusted to the Italian Sport Fishing and Underwater Activities Federation (hereafter FIPSAS) the organisation of the 1st edition of the Outdoor Apnea World Championships. The Championships was staged with the supervision of CMAS on the Island of Ischia, in the locality of Sant’Angelo (Municipality of Serrara Fontana), from 4 to 10 October 2015. The Championships shall be comprised of four specialities: Constant Weight with Monofin (CWT), Constant Weight with Fins (CWT BP), Constant Weight without Fins (CNF) and Jump Blue (JB). The Constant Weight with Fins (CWT BP) event will be considered as valid for the official medals table, but will be experimental in nature. Only the Final stage will take place for each of the planned sp...

2015 AIDA Individual Apnea Depth World Championship. Limassol, Cyprus – Results

(Sportalsub.net / AIDA Cyprus / AIDA International / AA Forum) - Español The 2015 AIDA Depth World Championship was held from 11-20 September, in Limassol, Cyprus. This event will be hosted by Free2Dive Freediving School, in cooperation with AIDA Cyprus. AIDA Individual Depth World Championship 2015 Male Overall - Complete Results  GORAN COLAK - CRO - 277  STIG PRYDS - DEN - 253  ALEXEY MOLCHANOV - RUS - 205 Female Overall - Complete Results SAYURI KINOSHITA - JPN - 188  HANAKO HIROSE - JPN - 183  JENNIFER WENDLAND - GER - 161 Free inmersion - Complete Results  Male  WILLIAM TRUBRIDGE - NZL - 110  MIGUEL LOZANO - SPN - 107  MATEUSZ MALINA - POL - 103 Female  JEANINE GRASMEIJER - NED - 82  KATE MIDDLETON - NZL - 76  HANAKO H...

CMAS World Apnea Championship Indoor Mulhouse France 2015 – Results

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS / Apnea FFESSM) - Leer en Español 24th - 31st July 2015. Mulhouse, FRA Static, Dynamic, Dynamic without Fins, Speed Apnea 100mts, 16x50 (demonstration) Official Website / Official Facebook Page  30 July: DYN Finals - Official Results  Final Dynamic Female POS NAME COUNTRY FINAL DISTANCE NOTE 1 ILARIA BONIN  ITA  242,57 2 ALESSIA ZECCHINI  ITA  234,13 3 NATALIA OVODOVA  RUS  216,05 4 TATIANA DI POI  ITA  199,58 5 VIOLETA NAVA  MEX  193,71 6 GEORGETTE RAYMOND FRA  171,72 181,72 -10 PEN 7 SANDRINE MURBACH FRA  171,49 8 MIRELA SMAJGL  CRO  164,73 Final Dynamic Male POS NAME COUNTRY FINAL DISTANCE NOTE 1 ALEX DUVIVIER...

DeepSea Challenge Bonaire with Carlos Coste has ended + Photogallery & Results

(Sportalsub.net / Carlos Coste / DeepSea Bonaire) - Leer en Español Carlos Coste descended amazing 126 meters on Variable Weight Text: Gaby Coste Photos: Lorenzo Mittiga Last Saturday, 27 of June, Deepsea Challenge 2015 ended. An Event full of energy that puts Bonaire on the map as one of the best places in the world to practice Freediving. Although Carlos Coste couldn´t reach his goal of breaking the Variable Weight world record, he showed once again that he´s a machine. Coste, with a single breath, maintaining an impressive self-control and with help of a sled, descended 126 meters depth at a speed of approximately 1.6 meters per second. He stopped and changed his technique to equalize his ears reaching at those depths 13.6 atmospheres; this means that the air volume in his b...

2015 AIDA Apnea Pool World Championship Belgrade, Serbia – Final Results

(Sportalsub.net / AIDA Serbia / AIDA Internacional) - Leer en español The 2015 AIDA Pool World Championship was held from 19-28 June, in Belgrade, Serbia. This event was hosted by Apnea Association Serbia, in cooperation with AIDA Serbia. RESULTS Static Finals - Saturday june 27th Female 1. MOLCHANOVA Natalia - Russia - 8:38 2. DITTES Veronika - Austria - 8:30 3. HICKSON Alice - Great Britain - 6:58 Male 1. SEGURA VENDRELL Aleix - Spain- 9:32 2. COLAK Goran - Croatia - 8:42 3. JERANKO Samo - Slovenia - 8:08 Start List Dynamic Finals - Friday june 26th Female 1. MOLCHANOVA Natalia - Russia - 236 mts 2. ZUBCIC Katarina - Croatia - 211 mts 3. ZEMSKIKH Tatiana - Russia - 205 mts Male 1. PANAGIOTAKIS Giorgos - Greece- 280 mts 2. BUBENCHIKOV Alexandr - Ukrania - 2...

Nirvana Oceanquest. Freediving International Competition in San Andrés, Colombia. Results

(Sportalsub.net / Innersea) - Leer en Español The Nirvana Oceanquest is an international freediving contest that will gather freedivers from all over the world around a unique spot: Nirvana sea Cliff off the coast of San Andres island, Colombia. Over 6 competition days, athletes will get the opportunity to attempt personal, national or world records in a friendly atmosphere. This is a perfect place for sharing nice and intense moments in the water, learn and practice, as well as enjoying the beauty of this tropical island. June 6-12 2015 Overall Results Male 1st - William Trubridge - New Zealand 2nd - Walid Boudhiaf - Tunez 3rd - Simon Bennet - Chile 1st Place Female - Katarína Linczényiová - Slovakia Results Day 6 - Friday June 12th Results Day 5 - Thu...

Caribbean Cup Freediving Competition Honduras 2015 – Final Results

(Sportalsub.net / Caribbean Cup) - Leer en Español Third Annual International Freediving Competition Caribbean Cup 2015.  Roatan, Bay Islands, Honduras. May 24th-31st William Trubridge New Zealand. Photo by: Lia Barrett Ashley Champman from USA, photo by: Lia Barrett   Day 3 Results - Wednesday May 27th 1 Nuevo Récord Nacional: Estrella Navarro (México) - 60 mts FIM Estrella Navarro  from México, photo by: Lia Barrett Day 2 Results - Tuesday may 26 th 5 New National records: Daniel Arias (Chile) - 75 mts FIM Kurt Chambers (USA) - 91 mts FIM Carlos Correa (Colombia) - 72 mts FIM Edgardo Andrade (Honduras) - 55 mts CWT Alejandro Lemus (México) - 61 mts CNF Carlos Correa from Colombia in Free Inmersion...

Vertical Blue 2015. Freediving International Competition in Bahamas. Final Results

(Sportalsub.net / Vertical Blue) - Leer en Español The 8th edition of the biggest annual freediving event, in the world's deepest blue hole. Dean's Blue Hole, Bahamas. April 27th - May 7th 2015. Men Overall Winners William Trubridge New Zealand Ryuzo Shinomiya Japan Alejandro Lemus  México Women Overall Winners Sayuri Kinoshita Japan Tomoka Fukuda Japan Katarina Linczenyiova Slovakia Sayuri Kinoshita from Japan: Photo by © Daan Verhoeven http://www.daanverhoeven.com/ Overall Men Overall Women Complete Final Results Day 9 Results - 07/05/2015  Day 8 Results - 06/05/2015  Day 7 Results - 05/05/2015  Monday May 4 (Rest Day) Days 4, 5, 6 Video #VB2015 William Trubridge has made 91m CNF and 115m FIM so fa...

Results Regional Championship Apnea Guadeloupe 2015 – France

(Sportalsub.net / ASPTT APNEE) - Leer en Español On Sunday April 12, 2015 was held Guadalupe Regional Championship 2015 Apnea (France), competition organized by the club ASPTT APNEE led by Sabine DEFOSSE <sabinedefosse@orange.fr> The event was attended by the former world record holder in static apnea CMAS  Sofia JACQUIN. Sofia also participated in the latest edition of the CARIBBEAN CUP 2014 in Roatan, Honduras where he finished second in the women's overall standings. Winners (Podiums) The event was reviewed with an interesting article in a local newspaper. Send by: Gino Viator <ginoviator@gmail.com> More info: https://www.facebook.com/apneeasptt...

Ocean Atlas: Largest Underwater Sculpture in the Bahamas

(Sportalsub.net / Scuba Diving Magazine / Jason deCaires Taylor) Jason deCaires Taylor is no stranger to underwater sculptures, and is known around the world for his amazing installations using pH-neutral concrete that are accessible by swimmers, snorkelers and scuba divers.  Over time, his sculptures change colors and become covered with coral and biological growth, eventually becoming home to new organisms as artificial reefs. Some of his most notable work includes La Evolucion Silenciosa in Cancun (2010) – the largest underwater collection of art with 403 life-size cement people spread over 420 square meters, and Vicissitudes in Grenada (2006) - a ring of 26 children holding hands and facing into the current. For his latest installation Ocean Atlas, Jason deCaires Taylor te...