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! – 20th CMAS Finswimming World Championships – Belgrade, Serbia 2018

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS / SOPAS) - Leer en Español The World Underwater Federation (CMAS) will hold the 20th edition of the World Finswimming Championship in swimming pool and open water, from July 14 to 21, 2018 in the city of Belgrade, Serbia, with the organization of the Federation of Underwater Activities of that country (SOPAS). Belgrade successfully organized the European Junior Championship in 2015, which is why a great event is expected in which the best athletes from the world of this sport who continue on their way to the Olympic Games will attend. START LISTS - LIVE RESULTS Schedule Livestreaming Video Olympic Channel Livestreaming Video Youtube Channel Official Website / Facebook / Instagram Coming soon more information: CMAS / SOPAS Finswimming CM...

Dolphin Man: The Story of Jacques Mayol

(Sportalsub.net / Dolphin Man) - Leer en Español Discover the story and legacy of Jacques Mayol, the legendary free-diver whose life became the inspiration for Luc Besson's cult-movie The Big Blue. Dolphin Man draws us into the world of Jacques Mayol, capturing his compelling journey and immersing viewers into the sensory and transformative experience of free-diving. From the Mediterranean to Japan and from India to the Bahamas, we meet Mayol’s closest friends and family, including his children Dottie and Jean-Jacques, and world free-diving champions William Trubridge, Mehgan Heaney-Grier and Umberto Pelizzari, to reveal the portrait of a man who reached the limits of the human body and mind, not just to break records but hoping to discover the deeper affinity between human b...

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 – 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 organized AIDA Individual Pool World  Championships for the third time. The event was held from June 23 to July 1, 2018 in Belgrade, Serbia and the modalities of Static (STA), Dynamic (DYN) and Dynamic without Fins (DNF) was performed. OFFICIAL RESULTS CLASSIFICATION Monday June 25 - Dynamic No Fins (DNF) - Video Tuesday June 26 - Dynamic with Fins (DYN) - Video Wednesday June 27 - Static (STA) - Video FINALS Thursday June 28 - Dynamic No Fins (DNF) - Video Friday June 29 - Dynamic with Fins (DYN) - Video Saturday June 30 - Static (STA) - Video World Record Apnea Dynamic with Fins ...

International University Finswimming Competition Serbia 2018

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS) - Leer en Español The Serbian Underwater Association with the agreement of CMAS and FISU agreement has the pleasure to invite you to the Finswimming University Competition in Belgrad from 19th to 23rd July 2018. In this Competition can participate the University Teams of National Federations affiliated to CMAS. Each team should comply with the Championship Rules, Safety Requirements set by the Organizers and all other CMAS Rules and Regulations. Swimming-pool races: Apnea: 50m Surface: 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m, Bifins: 50m, 100m, 200m Relay: 4x100m surface, 4x50m bifins. DOCUMENTATION ...

CMAS Finswimming European Junior Championships 2018 – Istambul, Turkey

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS / TSSF) – Leer en Español The World Underwater Federation (CMAS) will hold European Junior Finswimming Championship in swimming pool and open water, from July 28 to August 4, 2018 in the city of Istambul, Turkey, with the organization of the Federation of Underwater Activities of that country (TSSF). Coming soon more information: CMAS / TSSF Finswimming CMAS International Events 2018      ...

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 The World Underwater Federation (CMAS) and the Italian Federation of Sport Fishing and Underwater Activities (FIPSAS) organized the 10th edition of the World Championship of Indoor Apnea. The Championship was held under the supervision of CMAS in Lignano Sabbiadoro, Italy, from June 11 to 17, 2018. In the event 6 world records and 7 Pan-American records were made. OFFICIAL RESULTS  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 Medalists, Results and Videos Dynamic without Fins Women  CRO - ...

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 – Coupe de Gascogne 4th International Underwater Rugby 2018 Tournament in Bordeaux, France – June 2018

(Sportalsub.net / AFRS) - Leer en Español The UWR club Association Française de Rugby Subaquatique was pleased organized the 4th International Underwater Rugby Tournament in France "Coupe de Gascogne" in Talence (Bordeaux) - France. 2nd June 2018 RESULTS Here are the results of the 4th edition of the Coupe de Gascogne, wich took place on Saturday the 2nd of June : 1. Krefeld 2. The mighty croissant (mixed team from germany) 3. London 4. Mülheim 5. Barcelona 6. Madrid 7.8. The frogs and the Devil Plankton (Bordeaux1 and 2) 9. Albi (France) 10. Chettenham We were glad to organize our tournament with the present teams and hope to see you next year! Pictures are coming soon... The Cup was played at the pool Stade Nautique Henri Deschamps Avenue de Thoua...

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 ...