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...

World Record in Constant Weight AIDA for the Slovenian Alenka Artnik in the Vertical Blue 2018

(Sportalsub.net / Vertical Blue) – Leer en Español This Saturday, July 21, 2018 the Slovenian freediver Alenka Artink equaled the world record of apnea in the constant weight, when descending with her monofin up to -105 meters deep on the 5th day of the International Competition of Vertical Apnea Blue 2018 which takes place at the Dean's Blue Hole on Long Island in the Bahamas. Alenka, who took 3 minutes and 16 seconds of total immersion time equaled the -105 meters mark of the Italian Alessia Zecchini made on May 5, during the Nirvana Oceanquest 2018 International Apnea Competition. Fotos: http://www.alexstjean.com Vertical Blue 2018. Competición Internacional De Apnea En Bahamas ...

Final Results – 20th CMAS Finswimming World Championships – Belgrade, Serbia 2018

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS / SOPAS) - Leer en Español The World Underwater Federation (CMAS) was 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). OFFICIAL RESULTS Results – Day 1 – Monday July 16 – Tkservice.it 1 100 m SF W Heats Heat Results Results 2 100 m SF M Heats Heat Results Results 3 100 m Bf W Heats Heat Results Results 4 100 m Bf M Heats Heat Results Results 5 400 m SF W Heats Heat Results Results 6 400 m SF M Heats Heat Results Results 7 4x100m Bf X Heats Heat Results Results 8 100 m SF W Final Heat Results Resul...

New World Record Apnea Free Inmersion for the Italian Alessia Zecchini in The Vertical Blue 2018

(Sportalsub.net / Vertical Blue) – Leer en Español This Friday, July 20, 2018 the Italian freediver Alessia Zecchini implanted a new world record of freediving in the modality of free inmersion, when descending to -93 meters of depth on the 4th day of the International Competition of Vertical Apnea Blue 2018 It takes place at the Dean's Blue Hole on Long Island in the Bahamas. The Italian, who took 3 minutes and 40 seconds of total immersion time exceeded the -92 meters mark of the Dutch Jeanine Grasmeijer, made on September 6, 2016.   Photos: http://www.alexstjean.com   Vertical Blue 2018. Freediving International Competition In Bahamas ...

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...

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 – CMAS Spearfishing World Cup for Clubs 2018 – Bizerte, Tunisia

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS / FTPS) – Leer en Español The “Confédération Mondiale des Activités Subaquatiques” – CMAS - (world underwater activities Confederation) was delegated to the “Fédération Tunisienne des Pêches Sportives” – FTPS - (Tunisian Federation of Sport fishing) , the organization of the “CMAS World Spearfishing Cup for Clubs”, that was take place between the days 27th June to 1st of July 2018 in the city of Bizerte, Tunisia. Winner Club was Club de Actividades Subacuáticas Trafalgar from Spain with Raul Astorga, David Pineiro and Guillermo Natera All National Federations affiliated to CMAS and member of the Spearfishing Committee have the right to participate to the Spearfishing Cup for Clubs. They must keep up to date their Spearfishing CMAS Committee Membershi...

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 ...

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...