Apnea CMAS: From “Le Grand Bleu” to the Olympic Dream

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS) - Leer en Español 30 years after the releas of the movie, CMAS, FIPSAS and FFESM shared an event in Italy's Olympic Committee headquater In 1988 Le Grand Bleu opened the Cannes Film Festival and inspired a new generation of freedivers. The generation that contributed to the huge explosion of the diving phenomenon all around the world. Thirty years after, the Luc Besson's movie was celebrated and returns to play a huge role for the world of divers, with CMAS chasing with its freediving the admission into the Olympic program. To celebrate in the best way Le Grand Bleu, CMAS, Italian olympic committee CONI, FIPSAS and FFESSM (italian and french federations) hosted in Rome a great event: with Presidents Anna Arzhanova, Giovanni Malagò, Ugo Claudio Matte...

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

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS / FIPSAS) - Leer en Español CMAS has entrusted to FIPSAS the organisation of the 10th edition of the Apnea Indoor World Championship. An Organising Committee has been specially set up for the event, called “Underwater Activities International Events”. OFFICIAL RESULTS  (updated after each day) Wednesday June 13 - Dynamic without Fins (DNF) Thursday June 14 - Static (STA) Thursday June 14 - Endurance 8x50 Friday June 15 - Dynamic with Bi-fins (DYN BF) Friday June 15 - Speed 100 m Saturday June 16 - Dynamic with Monofin (DYN) Saturday June 16 - Endurance 16x50 m LIVESTREAM The Championship will take place in Lignano Sabbiadoro (UD), in Bella Italia Sport Village (ex Ge.Tur), from 11 to 17 June 2018. The Championship programme includes the ...

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...

Results – CMAS Finswimming World Cup Master Palma de Mallorca, Spain – June 2018

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS / FEDAS / FBDAS) - Leer en Español The World Underwater Federation organized Finswimming Master swimming pool and long distance competition in Palma de Mallorca, Spain from June 8 to 10 2018. The world underwater federation – CMAS, the Underwater Spanish Federation – FEDAS and the Underwater Balearic Federation – FBDAS, was the pleasure to organize the V CMAS Master’s Finswimming WorldCup 2018, International Finswimming Competition that was held in Palma the 8th, 9th and 10th of June 2018. OFFICIAL RESULTS (PDF) COMPETITION PLACE: The Competition was held in: Saturday 9th of June in Olympic swimming pool of Son Hugo Sunday 10th of June in Club Náutico Arenal RULES (PDF, 509KB) More info: FBDAS / CMAS Website CMAS Finswimming World Cup Ma...

Results – 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 RESULTS Suspended by bad weather 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 Championshi...

Final Results – XIII CMAS Finswimming World Cup 2018. Round 4 – Coral Springs, USA

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS)  - Leer en Español Successful completed of the Finswimming World Cup in Coral Springs, Florida. With excellent participation, organization and sporting level they finished the 4 sessions of the 4th Round of the CMAS 2018 World Cup of Finswimming in the United States of America. 12 countries was present at the 4th Round of the XIII Finswimming World Cup ot the World Underwater Federation, to was held in Coral Springs, Florida in the United States of America. 135 athletes from 35 clubs from 12 countries and 3 continents (Asia, America and Europe) was participate in the Finswimming World Cup that was held for the first time in the United States of America. China, Colombia, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Lithuania, Mexico, Peru, Slovakia, Ukraine, Vietnam a...

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...

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 ...

CMAS Announces that Colombia Could Host Underwater Rugby World Cup for Clubs

(Sportalsub.net / The CMAS Underwater Rugby Comission) - Leer en Español Levent Cavas, Director of the Underwater Rugby Commission of the World Underwater Federation (CMAS), announced on the Facebook page of the commission, that a World Cup of Underwater Rugby for Clubs in Colombia is being prepared and that the information will be published soon by the Colombian Underwater Federation (FEDECAS). The event could be held in the month of August, although the year is not yet specified. Cavas (from Turkey) thanks the support of Mr. William Peña, President of the Colombian Federation and CMAS Zona América in these efforts, which will help to grow underwater rugby not only in Colombia but throughout the Americas. Colombia has been one of the countries with the longest tradition and g...

CMAS Spearfishing World Cup for Clubs 2018 – Bizerte, Tunisia

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS / FTPS) – Leer en Español The “Confédération Mondiale des Activités Subaquatiques” – CMAS - (world underwater activities Confederation) has delegated to the “Fédération Tunisienne des Pêches Sportives” – FTPS - (Tunisian Federation of Sport fishing) , the organization of the “CMAS World Spearfishing Cup for Clubs”, that will take place between the days 27th June to 1st of July 2018 in the city of Bizerte, Tunisia. All National Federations affiliated to CMAS and member of the Spearfishing Committee have the right to participate to the Spearfishing Cup for Clubs. They must keep up to date their Spearfishing CMAS Committee Membership Payment when formalizing their inscription. Particular Rules More info: Official Website / CMAS...

Results – 18th Euro Club Championship Underwater Hockey Spain 2018

(Sportalsub.net / 18thEuroclubs2018) - Leer en Español The Euroclubs 2018 of Underwater Hockey. This year it was be held in Castellón de la plana, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain. 28/29 of April. The Championship was 18 open and 14 women clubs from 11 European countries. Final Ranking More info and photos: https://www.facebook.com/18thEuroclubs2018/ https://www.facebook.com/18thEuroclubs2018/...

Underwater Hollidays 2018 by Underwater Rugby Paradise in the Mediterranean Sea in France

(Sportalsub.net / Underwater Rugby Paradise) - Leer en Español Enjoy an underwater rugby holiday in the south of France near the Spanish border!!!! in the Underwater Rugby Paradise One week of UWR in the Mediterranean Sea, free diving, scuba diving, kayaking, trekking in the mountains and party!!!! The sea is full of fish! All accommodation includes meal and sleeping solutions! Dates: July 1st - 8th 2018 Place: Banyuls sur mer / Cerbère - France More info and contacts: Facebook / ecolerugbysub@gmail.com Tugdual Gueguin +33624408030 ...