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 and Videos – XIII CMAS Finswimming World Cup 2018. Round 1 – Eger, Hungary

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS / MBSZ) – Leer en Español The XIII Edition of the Finswimming World Cup of the World Underwater Federation begins again with its first round in the city of Eger, Hungary, from 23 to 25 February START LISTS AND LIVE RESULTS ALL VIDEOS SESSION 4 - Sunday afternoon February 25th 2018 SESSION 3 - Sunday morning February 25th 2018 SESSION 2 – Saturday evening February 24th 2018 SESSION 1 – Saturday morning February 24th 2018 INFO PACK (PDF) More info: cmas.org / buvar.hu / Facebook ...

Final Results and Videos – Nordic Underwater Rugby Championship Sweden 2018

(Sportalsub.net / SSDF) - Leer en Español Nordic Championship in UW-Rugby takes place in Duveholmshallen, Katrineholm, Sweden, 24-25th of February 2018 with National Male and Female Teams from Denmark, Norway, Finland and Sweden. Final Standings Men Women 1.  Denmark 1.  Norway 2.  Norway 2.  Finland 3.  Finland 3.  Denmark 4.  Sweden 4.  Sweden Schedule and Live Results Video Stream Day 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IKx3x4Cf6Sk Video Stream Day 2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b8EWVL85qcI Positions Qualification Round Male Games Win Tie Lose Goal Points Denmark  4  3  1  9  9 Finland  4  2  2  3  6 Norway  4  2  2  11  6 Sweden  4  1  2  2  3 &nb...

Results – International Finswimming Competition – Winter Cup BCN February 2018. Barcelona, Spain

(Sportalsub.net / FEDAS / FECDAS) - Leer en Español International Finswimming Competition - Winter Cup BCN February 17-18 2018. Barcelona, Spain The Championship had great value in the category of children and cadets, with great quality for future generations RESULTS JUNIOR – SENIOR CHILDRENS (INFANTIL – CADETS) DOCUMENTS START LIST (PDF) INVITATION (PDF) More info: FECDAS ...

Interview – Katya Sokolovskaya, a mermaid from Kiev (Ukraine) now in Barcelona (Spain)

(Sportalsub.net / Finswimmer.com) - Leer en Español Katya Sokolovskaya is one of the best young sports girls in the world of Finswimming. She lives in Kiev (Ukraine) and at the moment she is in Barcelona to train with Riccardo Galli and Albert Batalla in the Club Natació Hospitalet. We want to know something more about her and her life. Hi Katya, you are one of the best finswimmers all around the world. Tell us briefly your career, from the beginnings ‘till now. I started to practice Finswimming from the age of 10 years. When I was 14 y.o I was selected in junior national team. In my first world championship our relay (4*200) I was second, that was my first attainment. Then medals in World Cups. The best year for me was 2015. I was European Champion in marathon (6km) and t...

Results and Photos – Spearfishing International Competitions and CMAS World Cup. Spain 2018

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS / FEDAS / FBDAS) - Leer en Español Spearfishing International Competitions and CMAS World Cup - Semana Master Ciutat de Palma. Spain. January 2018 SEMANA MASTER CIUTAT DE PALMA DE PESCA SUBMARINA 25 - 27 January 2018 XVII MASTERS INTERNATIONAL CIUTAT DE PALMA III CMAS WORLD CUP BY NATIONS II CMAS WORLD CUP BY TRADEMARKS XVIII OPEN CIUTAT DE PALMA INTER. “ VII MEMORIAL SEBASTIAN CARBONELL” Victory of Spain in III CMAS World Cup Clasification Nation Best Fish Weight Pieces Species Places Total 1 España Sargo 810 36 9 6 54.501 2 Grecia Mero liso 2.055 28 10 5 47.415 3 Argelia Lisa 1.150 16 6 1 17.565 4 Malta Lisa 2.310 10 5 1 15.055 5 México Caproig 805 10 5 ...

Merry Christmas 2017 and Happy New Year Underwater 2018

Sportalsub.net  - Leer en Español The Sportsub & Sportalsub.net´s team wants to wish a Merry Christmas 2017 and a Happy New Year 2018 to everyone in the world community (Africa, America, Asia, Europe, Oceania) of All Underwater Sports (Finswimming, Freediving, Scuba Diving, Spearfishing, Underwater Hockey, Underwater Photography, Underwater Rugby, Underwater Video) Relive the 2017 moments January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December Results of Events in 2016 Coming Events 2017 Happy Holidays #BeUnderwater...

Final Results – 16th Asian Finswimming Championships 2017. Yantai, China

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS / CMAS Asia / KUA) - Leer en Español The Asian Finswimming Championships was held in Yantai city from 7th December to 13th 2017. Almost 200 finswimmers from 10 countries. 3 asian records. Minji CHOI (KOR), 100 m BF Women in 47"58 (previous 47"70) 1Thanh Loc NGUYEN (VIE), 200 m SF Men in 01'21"39 (previous 01'21"86) Jihwan YUN (KOR), 50 m BF Men in 19"35 (previous 19"52). RESULTS results Day 4 afternoon results Day 4 morning results Day 3 afternoon results Day 3 morning esults Day 2 afternoon results Day 2 morning results Day 1 afternoon results Day 1 morning Videos. Youtube Navi Finswimming More info: CMAS  / CMAS Asia ...

Results and Photos – 16th CMAS World Championship Underwater Photography November 2017 – La Paz, Mexico

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS / CMAS Zona América / FMAS) - Leer en Español 16th CMAS World Championship Underwater Photography 22.11.2017 - 27.11.2017 La Paz - Mexico From November 22 to 27, the 16th Underwater Photography World Championship was held, in La Paz, Baja California Sur, Mexico, a wonderful tourist destination important for the world because of its natural beauty and attraction for lovers of Underwater Activities. The event was organized by the Mexican Federation of Underwater Activities, under the supervision of the Sports Committee and the Visual Commission of CMAS. At the opening ceremony, a speech was sent by the President CMAS Anna Arzhanova and the speeches for personnel were delivered by the BCS Secretary of Tourism, Genaro Ruiz Hernández, and the FMAS President,...

Results Underwater Rugby Champions Cup 2017 – Berlin, Germany

(Sportalsub.net / Champions Cup UWR 2017) - Leer en Español BUR Berlin e.V. organized the Champions Cup in Underwater-Rugby in Berlin, Germany for men and women. The Champions Cup was held during 24.-26. November 2017 in Berlin, Germany YOUTUBE COMPLETE GAMES Invitation - Schedule and Results Final Results 2017 Qualified Teams 2017 Men qualified     Women qualified  1 Riihimäen Urheilusukeltajat  FINLAND  1 Barcelona Rugby Subaquatic (f) [BCN]  SPAIN  2 USZ Zürich  SWITZERLAND  2 Orcas (f)  COLOMBIA  3 Flipper  DENMARK  3 UWRC Wien (f)  AUSTRIA  4 Orcas (m)  COLOMBIA  4 UC Langen  GERMANY  5 Perth Raiders(m)  AUSTRALIA  5 Black Mermaids  SWEDEN  6 Bamberg  GERMANY  6 Izm...

Brazil Wins First Medals In Its International Debut In Finswimming In Colombia

(Special Sportalsub.net / Leblonfins) - Leer en Español As we mentioned in the previous article: Brazil Incursion In Finswimming, Thanks To Leblonfins, FEDECAS and Sportsub & Sportalsub a delegation from this great South American country was present for the first time in a FinSwimming Championship, when members of the club Leblonfins / Botafogo participated in the  Campeonato Nacional de Velocidad, Interclubes y Universitario de Natación con Aletas FEDECAS 2017 held in Cartagena, Colombia from October 20 to 22. Bruno Frazao , a 29-year-old athlete, won two silver medals in the 50 bifins (22.10) and 100 bifins (50.83) in the Master V0 category (29-34 years) in which he shared the podium with the winner of both tests, the Colombian Julio Cesar Galofre, who has been South Americ...

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...