🌎 Some of the Most Impressive Freediving Records

Freediving is one of the most adventurous and exciting extreme sports. To be successful in this area, you need a lot of practice, breath and movement control, as well as a controlled heartbeat. It's fun to watch and a lot harder to do than it seems. Since this sport deserves a lot more credit than it usually receives, we wanted to take a look at some of the most impressive freediving records. When you take a lot at most of them, it is impossible to imagine that a human is capable of achieving them, but as we said – practice makes it perfect. The interesting thing about these is that some people even decided to place a bet with NoviBet as to how long they can hold their breath, what distance can they cover, etc. and a few lucky winners managed to get a handsome cash reward. There ...

🇺🇸 The Freediving World loses one of its most important leaders: Carla Hanson, President of AIDA International passes away

(Special Sportalsub.net) - Leer en Español Carla Sue Hanson of USA, President of the International Association for the Development of Apnea (AIDA) has died this Thursday, February 6, 2020. The information was reviewed through the social networks and portals of the world freediving community, who have expressed their words of condolence, affection and respect for this great leader, who served in the Presidency of AIDA International since December 2015 and who died in his battle against cancer in a hospital in California, USA in the company of her family. From Sportalsub.net we express our sincere condolences to their family, friends, relatives and the entire freediving community that has lost one of its most important leaders in recent years. With info: Facebook Vertical Blu...

🌎 Freediving World Series 2020

(Sportalsub.net / FWS / Vertical Blue) - Leer en Español Vertical Blue is proud to present the Freediving World Series, which will kick off for the first year in 2020. 5 events, 5 continents, and all the top athletes in the world competing for the crown of world's deepest man and woman. FWS Calendar for 2020 The list of FWS Events for 2020 is as follows: May 26 – June 6. Caribbean Cup. Roatan, Honduras 🇭🇳 June 24 – July 4. Vertical Blue. Long Island, Bahamas 🇧🇸 Sept 5 – 13. European Cup*. Kalamata, Greece 🇬🇷 Nov 1 – 8. The Red Cup*. Sharm el Sheikh, Egypt 🇪🇬 *working titles only For 2021 an additional event will be added in the Philippines 🇵🇭 , most likely in April 2021. The Freediving World Series is a joint venture project which currently has the participation ...

🌎 Ultrafins: Fins for Freediving and Spearfishing

(Sportalsub.net / Ultrafins.com) Sportalsub.net presents Ultrafins, the freediving and spearfishing fins brand. The Ultrafins team is defined as: We are a team of Canadians and Europeans that got together to providing high-quality fins at reasonable prices. The fins are designed in Canada manufactured in Europe. We are a fast growing company with the ambitious to become one of the best and most popular producer in Freediving and Spearfishing fields. While we are in business to make money, we are not aiming to make abnormal profits. Our goal is to develop Spearfishing and Freediving sports by providing good prices and the best quality. We are open to offers for distribution from retailers and distributors. We want to build our physical presence around the world by having retailers...

🇲🇽 XIBALBA 2020 – AIDA International Freediving Competition in Yucatan, Mexico

(Sportalsub.net / Xibalba 2020) - Read in English AIDA Freediving competition in Yucatan, México. April 23th to 28th 2020 The Xibalba Freediving Competition hosted by Lemus Underwater School, will be in Ucil Cenote, in Yucatan, Mexico and will take place from April 23th to 28th, 2020. - Five competition days with international ranking: CWT, CWTB, FIM & CNF. - Platform training, per day or per week. - Training available from one month prior. Xibalba 2020 is a great opportunity to improve your skills in amazing & ideal conditions within our wonderful Mexican landscape. This competition will be in fresh water, there is no waves or currents, or cancellations due to bad weather. The conditions of the site allow satisfactory dives for athletes (Max Depth 92m). ...

🌎 MonofinShop.com – The WebShop for Underwater Sports

(Sportalsub.net / Monofinshop.com) - Leer en Español MonofinShop is an international distributor of freediving, finswimming, lifesaving, spearfishing, and underwater hockey/rugby fins, gears. The aim of the company is to provide customers with best available fins and the most reliable gears. The Monofinshop team consists of highly skilled customer support employee, and professional athletes who know the industry well. We try to take an active role in the popularization of underwater sports by supporting national teams.MonofinShop is one of the major freediving, finswimming stores that currently sells all over the World. Visit WebShop on www.monofinshop.com ...

🇧🇬 AIDA Individual Freediving Pool World Championships 2020 – Burgas, Bulgaria

(Sportalsub.net / AIDA International / AIDA Bulgaria) – Leer en Español AIDA Bulgaria with the support of the Municipality Burgas officially host the 2020 AIDA Individual Pool World Championships. Disciplines: STA, DYN, DYN B, DNF Location: Burgas, Bulgaria Venue: Park Arena OZK” swimming pool Date: 20. June -30.June 2020. More info: Official Website - Facebook  ...

🇩🇲 Results – Blue Element 2019 – International Freediving Competition in Dominica

(Sportalsub.net / Blue Element) - Leer en Español Third edition of freediving competition AIDA in the Eastern Caribbean, on the beautiful island of Dominic, organized by Blue Element Freediving School Dominica, held by Jonathan Sunnex. November 20th-27th 2019 Results Day 1 - November 20 Results Day 2 - November 21 Results Day 3 - November 23 Results Day 4 - November 24 Results Day 5 - November 26 Results Day 6 - November 27 Final Results More info: Facebook Event / Blue Element Facebook ...

🇺🇸 Kevin Hays of the USA solves 10 Rubik’s cubes in apnea surpassing his world record in Spain + Video

(Sportalsub.net / El Hormiguero / Kevin Hays) Leer en Español Although apnea or freediving as a sport has its modalities and events well defined and regulated by world organizations such as AIDA and CMAS, there are many daily activities or games that can be performed underwater and where the human being tests their physical abilities, not only to hold your breath, but also mental or mathematical, such as solving a Rubik's cube. On Monday, November 11, 2019, Kevin Hays, a 25-year-old American man who has been practicing this curious discipline for 10 years, managed to overcome his own world record (which was in 8 cubes in 2015), by solving 10 cubes submerged underwater in a time of 2 minutes with 12 seconds, in the renowned TV Show "El Hormiguero" of Antena 3 in Spain. VIDEO REC...

🇨🇼 Results – OceanQuest Curaçao Freediving Competition 2019

(Sportalsub.net / Oceanquest Curacao) - Leer en Español Oceanquest Curaçao was 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 was 6 competition days in order to attempt personal, national or world records. This was 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 RESULTS AIDA DAY 1 - OCTOBER 14 DAY 2 - OCTOBER 15 DAY 3 - OCTOBER 16 DAY 4 - OCTOBER 18 DAY 5 - OCTOBER 19 DAY 6 - OCTOBER 20 RESULTS CMAS OCTOBER 18 OCTOBER 19 OCTOBER 20 ...

🇮🇹 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. ...