Serbian Freediver Branko Petrovic sets a New Guinness Record in Static Apnea in Dubai

Image Credit: Arshad Ali/Gulf News (Sportalsub.net / Branko Petrovic / Gulf News) Dubai: Branko Petrovic put Dubai in the Guinness World Record books when his new time of 11.54 minutes for the longest breath-hold under water was ratified by the Guinness World Records on Friday. Watched by a host of dignitaries, including Dr Ahmad Sa’ad Al Sharif, General Secretary, Dubai Sports Council, Petrovic attempted a new world record for holding his breath under water at a special pool at Skydive Dubai on the sidelines of the Spearo Extreme Sports Expo. Petrovic had already bettered the old time of 11.35 minutes on October 7, and on Friday the Serbian was aiming to better this mark at the same venue. Petrovic withdrew on the first instance after finding the water...

Results of the AIDA Freediving Team World Championship Italy 2014

The Russian Natalia Molchanova implements new world record in dynamic apnea with 237 meters (Sportalsub.net / BlueWorldChamp / AIDA International) Past Friday September 26th was held the dynamic competition in the AIDA Team World Championship in Italy, an event that took place in Cagliari betwen september 16th to 26th. In dynamic apnea with fins the Russian freediver Natalia Molchanova set a new world record of 237 meters, beating his own brand of 234 meters from June 2013. Natalia Molchanova Video World Record 237 meter dynamic apnea In the men dynamic competion Croatian Goran Colak achieved the best marks made ​​with 250 meters. Team´s Overall Standings Female 1) RUSSIA 773.70 2) JAPAN 653.40 3) CZECH REP 635,70 Male 1) RUSSIA 802.00 2) CZECH REPUBL...