🇮🇹 New AIDA World Record in Free Immersion for Italian freediver Alessia Zecchini in Curacao

(Sportalsub.net) - Leer en Español This Wednesday, October 16, during the International Freediving Competition OceanQuest Curaçao 2019, the Italian freediver Alessia Zecchini set a new world record for the International Association for the Development of Apnea (AIDA) in the modality of free immersion, when making a mark of - 98 meters in 4 minutes. The previous world record was held by the Japanese Sayuri Kinoshita (Japan) who had made -97 meters in July 2018 and who died unfortunately in June this year Zecchini dedicated his immersion to the Japanese freediver in his social networks and thanked those who made this new world record possible. ...

🇨🇼 OceanQuest Curaçao Freediving Competition 2019

(Sportalsub.net / Oceanquest Curacao) - Leer en Español Oceanquest Curaçao is an international AIDA and CMAS freediving depth competition with World Record status, that gathers freedivers from all over the world around a unique spot: The island of Curaçao in the Dutch Antilles. Athletes will get 6 competition days in order to attempt personal, national or world records. This is a perfect place for sharing nice and intense moments in the water, learn and practice, as well as enjoying the beauty of this tropical island. CURAÇAO OCTOBER 14 - 20 2019 More info: Website - Facebook - Instagram  ...

🌎 CMAS includes the master category for over 50 years in outdoor freediving competitions

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS) - Leer en Español The World Underwater Federation (CMAS) has published on October 8, 2019 its new regulation for deep apnea competitions (Outdoor CMAS Free Diving Competition Rules - 2019) where one of the most interesting modifications indicates the age categories, in which the minimum age for official competitions of 18 years is specified, as well as the inclusion of a master category for athletes over 50 years. The original article in the regulation in English indicates the following: 1.1.7 Categories  1.1.7.1 The official competitions are organized for men and/or women who are at least 18 years old. Athletes over 50 years can participate at Masters Category. They can compete in the same competition but will have a different classification. A Master at...

🇫🇷 Results – AIDA Depth World Freediving Championship 2019. Nice, France

(Sportalsub.net / AIDA France) - Leer en Español From September 7 to 14, the 2019 AIDA Individual Depth World Championship was held in Nice, France. COMPLETE RESULTS VIDEOS MEDALISTS CONSTANT WEIGHT MEN CONSTANT WEIGHT WOMEN CONSTANT NO FINS MEN CONSTANT NO FINS WOMEN FREE INMERSION MEN FREE INMERSION WOMEN The Organizing Committee of the event has published its website https://aida-wc2019.com/ Facebook,  Instagram Driven by important figures from the apnea world, such as Claude Chapuis, Guillaume Néry, Julien Alias and Joseph Strazzanti, the International Association for the Development of Apnea Chapter France (AIDA France) together with the Club of the University of Nice Club) was host the Individual World Championships ...

🌎 AIDA Introduces First Aid Course Designed for Freedivers

(Sportalsub.net / AIDA International) - Leer en Español The International Association for the Development of Apnea (AIDA) is pleased to announce the launch of the FEMR (Freediving Emergency Medical Responder) course, a new first aid course that includes a special emphasis on freediving-related medicine. While traditional first aid/CPR courses contain useful information for daily medical incidents such as basic first aid, CPR, and AED use, they do not include sufficient material on specific freediving-related injuries that can occur whilst training. AIDA Education Officer Brian Crossland realized the importance of this and decided to make a change. After attending a dive medic course run by Chantelle Newman, Brian approached her and asked her to collaborate on a first aid course t...

🇭🇳 Zharkova and Molchanov close the CMAS Apnea World Championship, Roatan Honduras 2019 with new world records

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS WC 2019) – Leer en Español In the two final days of the 4th World Outdoor Freediving Championship of the World Underwater Federation (CMAS) held on August 10 and 11, 2019 in Roatán, Honduras, 3 new world records were recorded. On day 3 (Saturday, August 10), corresponding to the Constant Weight Bifins (CWTB) event, the Ukrainian Nataliia Zharkova 🇺🇦 broke her own -91 world record held days ago in the Caribbean Cup, by achieving a depth of - 93 meters. On the other hand, in the male branch and in the same event constant weight with bifins (CWTB), the Russian Alexey Molchanov 🇷🇺 managed to implant a new CMAS world record with -110 meters surpassing his own -108 meters mark made in the 2018 World Cup . On the final day (Sunday, August 11), Molchanov ...

🇭🇳 Results – 4th CMAS Outdoor Freediving World Championship. Roatan, Honduras 2019

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS WC 2019 / Roatan Freediving) - Leer en Español CMAS has awarded the organization of the 2019 Deep Freediving World Championship to the island of Roatán, Honduras, an event that was take place from August 6 to 12, 2019 with the participation of 60 freedivers from 24 countries and 5 continents. Official website of the event: www.cmaswc2019.com Facebook: roatan2019cmasworldchampionship VIDEO LIVESTREAM: DIVEYE 2 World Records for Molchanov and 1 World Record shared for Zecchini and Artnik in the first two days Zharkova and Molchanov close the CMAS Roatan Apnea World Championship, Honduras 2019 with new world records (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); SCHEDULE AND RESULTS WEDNESDAY AUGUST 7 - CONSTANT NO FINS RESULTS   ...

🇭🇳 CMAS Outdoor Freediving World Championship 2019: 2 World Records for Molchanov and 1 World Record shared for Zecchini and Artnik in the first two days

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS WC 2019) Photos: Alex St-Jean – Leer en Español In the first two days of the 4th World Outdoor Freediving Championship of the World Underwater Federation (CMAS) held on August 7 and 8, 2019 in Roatán, Honduras, 4 new world records were recorded. On day 1 (Wednesday, August 7), corresponding to the Constant Weight without Fins (CNF) the Russian Alexey Molchanov 🇷🇺 implanted a new world record, with a descent of -85 meters, surpassing the mark of -83 meters of the Croatian Goran Colak, of the 2018 World Championship; while on the second day (Thursday, August 8) Molchanov managed to overcome his own -123 meters record of the 2018 World Championship by descending to -125 meters in the Constant Weight with Monofin (CWT). On the other hand, this Thursday, ...

🇭🇳 Caribbean Cup 2019: Zecchini, Zharkova, Artnik and Molchanov set New Freediving World Records

(Sportalsub.net / Caribbean Cup 2019) / Photos: Alex St-Jean - Leer en Español The international freediving competition, Caribbean Cup 2019, has ended on Monday, August 5 with a high competitive level, new national records and four world records, in which it has been the first International outdoor or deep Apnea Competition that It was carried out with judges and endorsement of the two world organizations that regulate this sport: AIDA and CMAS. On the first day of the event (Friday, August 2), the Italian Alessia Zecchini 🇮🇹 managed to set a new CMAS world record in constant weight without fins (CNF), with a mark of -73 meters, surpassing the mark of -70 meters that she shared with the Ukrainian Nataliia Zharkova since October last year and also matching the AIDA world record. ...

🇭🇳 Results – 7th International Freediving Annual Competition Caribbean Cup 2019 – Roatan, Honduras

(Sportalsub.net / Caribbean Cup) – Leer en Español The Caribbean Cup 2019 is the first international competition of outdoor or deep Apnea that has judges and endorsement of the two world organizations that regulate this sport: AIDA and CMAS After the 6 successful editions of 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018; In 2019, the Caribbean Cup International Apnea Competition is held again in Roatán, Honduras, from August 1 to 5, which is the first international deep apnea event and competition that has the endorsement of the two main world organizations: the International Association for the Development of Apnea (AIDA) and the World Confederation of Underwater Activities (CMAS). Caribbean Cup 2019 is a competition open to the entire community of apneists of the world and every day...

🇩🇴 Pipín Ferreras New Freediving World Record “Back to the Abyss” 2019 in the Dominican Republic

(Sportalsub.net / Pipin Ferreras) – Leer en Español This Saturday July 20, 2019 Boca Chica, Dominican Republic witnessed a unique event, the renowned Cuban freediver Francisco "Pipín" Ferreras, born in Matanzas in 1962 and nationalized American, who has an outstanding career of more than 30 years in the world of freediving and apnea with more than twenty records and world titles in this discipline, returned to the depths of the sea, achieving a new world record to descend -106 meters in the modality of apnea no limits, in the master category for older of 55 years set at -105 meters, which had been unbeatable for more than 40 years and had been made by the great Jacques Mayol. The feat was recorded for film history for a Hollywood blockbuster series Back to the Abyss that will be ...