New World Record Apnea Constant Weight AIDA for the Russian Alexey Molchanov in the Vertical Blue 2018

(Sportalsub.net / Vertical Blue) - Leer en Español This Wednesday July 18, 2018 the Russian freediver Alexey Molchanov implanted a new world record of apnea in the constant weight mode, when descending with his monofin up to -130 meters deep on the 3rd day of the International Competition of Vertical Apnea Blue 2018 that takes place at the Dean's Blue Hole on Long Island in the Bahamas. The Russian, who took 3 minutes and 53 seconds of total immersion time exceeded his own mark of -129 meters, made in May 2017. Video of the Record (Instagram Alexey Molchanov) New World Record just now, 130meters/426feet with monofin. Feel amazing and relieved, important milestone for freediving, another round number reached! Новый рекорд мира только что сделал: 130 метров в моноласт...

LIVE! – Vertical Blue 2018. Freediving International Competition In Bahamas

(Sportalsub.net / Vertical Blue) - Leer en Español Freediving International Competition In Bahamas. July 16 - 26 2018 Dean´s Blue Hole. Long Island, Bahamas. AIDA International Competition Disciplines: Free Inmersion (FIM), Constant Weight (CWT), Constant No Fins (CNF) Official Website: http://2018.verticalblue.net/ Social Links: Facebook: VerticalBlue / Twitter: @vertical_blue / Youtube: VBFreediving / Instagram: vertical_blue ...

Ben Lecomte Tries To Cross The Pacific Ocean In Finswimming

(Sportalsub.net / Ben Lecomte / BBC) - Leer en Español On June 5, 2018, equipped with a pair of bifins, wetsuit, goggles and snorkel, the 50-year-old Frenchman Ben Lecomte tries to cross the entire Pacific Ocean in a finswimming tour of more of 9,000 kilometers that will take you from 6 to 8 months. At the date of the original publication of this article on our website Sportalsub.net (July 8, 2018) the finswimmer is already on his 38th day of crossing. A French swimmer has set off from Japan aiming to become the first person to swim across the Pacific Ocean. Ben Lecomte, 51, will swim for eight hours a day for more than six months as he heads towards the US west coast. He faces dangers including sharks, storms, swarms of jellyfish, and extremely low water temperatures. He is...

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...

International Course on Marine Preservation and Conservation For the Training of Scientific Divers – Colombia 2018

(Sportalsub.net / FEDECAS / CMAS Zona América) - Leer en Español The "International Course of Preservation and Marine Conservation for the Training of Scientific Divers" culminates with great success, which was held on the Island of San Andrés and Providencia, Colombia from May 23 to 28, 2018. It was attended by participants from the countries of Germany, Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Mexico, Panama, Peru, Portugal and USA. THE SCIENTIFIC DIVING COMMITTEE FEDECAS, with the endorsement of the Scientific Committee CMAS ZONA AMERICA and the Direction of scientific diving of the World Confederation of Underwater Activities (CMAS), convene the International Course Preservation and Marine Conservation for the Training of Scientific Divers, a theoretical practical course i...

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...

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...

XIV CMAS Finswimming World Cup 2019 – Coral Springs, USA

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS Zona América) - Leer en Español After the successful edition of the 4th Round of the XIII CMAS Finswimming World Cup 2018 held in Coral Spring, Florida in the United States of America from May 13 to 15, 2018, it is confirmed that the event will return to American soil from May 3 to 5 2019. The announcement was made by William Peña, President of CMAS Zona América, during the transmission made on Facebook Live (min. 4:25) at the end of the event. William Peña, president of CMAS Zona América Coming Soon more info. Source: CMAS Zona América...

Finswimming in World Games 2021 – Birmingham, USA

(Sportalsub.net / IWGA) - Leer en Español The official Sports Programme for The World Games 2021 in Birmingham, Alabama - USA has just been published at the Annual General Meeting of the International World Games Association (IWGA), which is taking place during the SportAccord summit in Bangkok, Thailand. 3,600 athletes from more than 100 countries will compete in 30 official sports when The World Games return to the United States for the first time since 1981. A total of 30 official sports will be showcased at the multi-sport event, to be held from 15 to 25 July 2021 in Birmingham, Alabama. Information regarding to disciplines from each sport that will feature in the Games will be published later this year. IWGA President José Perurena says: “I'm sure this programme will be attra...