Results – CMAS World Cup Sport Diving 2018 – Nimes, France

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS / FFESSM) - Leer en Español From november 1st to 3rd was held on Nimes, France the  CMAS World Cup Sport Diving organized by FFESSM with the participation of 120 scuba divers from 18 clubs of 5 countries. OFFICIAL RESULTS 100m Obstacle course :     Men      Women  50m Lift BAg 6kg :     Men     Mixed 50m Octopus :     Mixed Relay 4x50m Medley :    Mixed Relay 4x50m Torpedo :    Men    Women Trial Medley 200m :    Men     Women  Weegle Tower :     Qualifications Results  Weegle Tower :     Final Results Results by:     Clubs Results by:      Nations  Source: Sport Diving Comission FFESSM France Facebook Event page Facebook Photogallery Christophe Tendron ...

International Course on Marine Preservation and Conservation For the Training of Scientific Divers – Colombia 2018

(Sportalsub.net / FEDECAS / CMAS Zona América) - Leer en Español The "International Course of Preservation and Marine Conservation for the Training of Scientific Divers" culminates with great success, which was held on the Island of San Andrés and Providencia, Colombia from May 23 to 28, 2018. It was attended by participants from the countries of Germany, Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Mexico, Panama, Peru, Portugal and USA. THE SCIENTIFIC DIVING COMMITTEE FEDECAS, with the endorsement of the Scientific Committee CMAS ZONA AMERICA and the Direction of scientific diving of the World Confederation of Underwater Activities (CMAS), convene the International Course Preservation and Marine Conservation for the Training of Scientific Divers, a theoretical practical course i...

CMAS World Cup Sport Diving Lithuania 2018

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS) - Leer en Español WORLD CUP SPORT DIVING 13 – 15 April, 2018 Klaipeda, Lithuania The Sport Diving is: The set of individual or group competitive events, which need of a technical, tactical and specific psycho-physical conditions, based on scuba diving abilities, skills and equipment, develop in swimming pool, regulated and institutionalized within  by the Underwater Activities. The competition will take place in KLAIPEDA (Lituania) between 13 of April and 15 of April, 2018. The competition is organized by CMAS together with the Lithuanian Underwater Sport Federation, Lithuanian Sports Department, Klaipeda Sport’s Department. Only national federation teams affiliated with CMAS are eligible to participate in thiscompetition. Teams must respect the...

6th International Course of Scientific Diving FPAS-CMAS Portugal 2016

Scuba Diving with scientists in the wonderful waters of the Azores Islands! The 6th. International Scientific Diving Course FPAS / CMAS, took place at Vila Franca do Campo, in the island of San Miguel Azores from 25 to 31 July. The Portuguese Federation of Underwater Activities (FPAS) and the Azores University (NASAL), invited scientists with proven expertise in underwater research, to participate in the course. Archaeologists, Biologists, Oceanographers and other specialists attended, to perform a theoretical and methodological interchange, of related techniques and methods of underwater research, covering fundamental issues that motivated the participants to give their best during their participation in the fascinating waters of the Azores Islands. Scientists from Spain, Mex...

The Great Northern Dive Show 2016. Manchester, United Kingdom

(Sportalsub.net / The Great Northern Dive Show) - Leer en Español You are invited to the inaugural launch of The Great Northern Dive Show at Event City, Manchester on Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th April 2016 The British Isles boasts some of the biggest diving manufacturers in the world; the Northern coastlines offer some of the most amazing diving opportunities including The Farnes Islands, Anglesey, the Isle of Man, Eight Acre Lake and some of the most well known quarries for people to train/dive in. Throw all this in the mix with a dash of Northern hospitality, our country truly is something to be proud of! Offering lots of free seminars for you to attend, there will be something for everyone! We will also be offering a select number of Diving clubs the opportunity to come a...

Dive Travel Show 2016 in Madrid, Spain

(Sportalsub.net / Dive Travel Show) - Leer en Español Dive Travel Show 2016 this weekend 20 and 21 February in Madrid, Spain Congress 2016 This year the main theme is the "Islands of the World", which is why many conferences and stands will revolve around this topic as well as the guest country 2016, Canary Islands. The 8th edition of the show From 20 to 21 February 2016 divers find everything they want and the Glass Pavilion of the Casa de Campo de Madrid: equipment, information about the diving, vacation destinations, training courses and the latest trends ... Work Free Shops photography! On this occasion he will present his latest work, "H2O" made to Tenerife Moda. It will explain the creative process and how it works to get those fashion photographs taken underwater in poo...

Dive for Cancer Australia

Sportalsub.net / Dive for Cancer Australia - Leer en Español EVENT February 21th 2016 Dive for Cancers day is benefiting the Cancer Council Australia and is a day you’ll never forget. It’s a day to remember those lives we have lost to cancer and a day to celebrate the lives we are saving. Proceeds from The day will provide vital funding to research and clinical care at Cancer Council Australia, dedicated to cancer, and home to one of Australia’s largest cancer research group. Cancer Council immediately assigns your funds to enable life-saving cancer research and support. This means a contribution today will have an immediate impact in the fight against cancer. The funds we raise will the Cancer Council clinicians and researchers to improve cancer detection, and to find gentler and m...

Scuba Diving | Get to Know Your Neighborhood Shark in USA

(Sportalsub.net / Aquaviews) - Leer en Español Let’s talk about the elephant in the room. Or, more to the point, the shark in the water. Summertime, swimming, Shark Week — fins are the hot topic of conversation right now. Seven people have been bitten off the shores of North Carolina in the last few weeks. An eighth bite has been reported over the holiday weekend but is, at this time, unconfirmed. Now scientists and shark researchers are working to determine why this spike has occurred. Could it be environmental? The short answer: possibly. An increase in coastal water temperatures leads to more food near the shore, which brings the sharks closer to land. Factor in turtle nesting season with an abundance of beachgoers and you have what George Burgess of the International Shark At...

614 Divers: Guinness World Record. The largest underwater clean-up by Ahmed Gabr in Egypt

(Sportalsub.net / Ahmed Gabr) - Leer en Español The Egyptian Diver Ahmed Gabr, Guinness world record holder for deepest dive  who tried to gather 400 divers for underwater clean and get his certificate from Guinness World Records, accomplished the feat by bringing together 614 divers during the Friday 5 June, in the event held in Hurghada, Egypt from 4 to June 6, 2015. About Ahmed Gabr   Ahmed Gabr, the deepest ever, holder of two Guinness World Records: - Deepest scuba dive, male. - Deepest scuba dive in sea water. SDI and TDI Instructor Trainer. The one and only ERDI Instructor Trainer in the Middle East and the one and only certified US Combat diver in the Middle East. His Vision: Reinforcing Egypt’s international recognition through maintaining envi...

Ocean Atlas: Largest Underwater Sculpture in the Bahamas

(Sportalsub.net / Scuba Diving Magazine / Jason deCaires Taylor) Jason deCaires Taylor is no stranger to underwater sculptures, and is known around the world for his amazing installations using pH-neutral concrete that are accessible by swimmers, snorkelers and scuba divers.  Over time, his sculptures change colors and become covered with coral and biological growth, eventually becoming home to new organisms as artificial reefs. Some of his most notable work includes La Evolucion Silenciosa in Cancun (2010) – the largest underwater collection of art with 403 life-size cement people spread over 420 square meters, and Vicissitudes in Grenada (2006) - a ring of 26 children holding hands and facing into the current. For his latest installation Ocean Atlas, Jason deCaires Taylor te...