1st CMAS Interclub American Cup of Underwater Hockey, Underwater Rugby and Apnea. Medellín, Colombia – September 2018

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS Zona América / FEDECAS / LASA) - Leer en Español The World Confederation of Underwater Activities – CMAS American Zone, the Colombian Federation of Underwater Activities – FEDECAS and the Antioquia Underwater Activities League – LASA, have the pleasure of inviting to the 1st CMAS Interclub American Cup of Underwater Hockey, Underwater Rugby and Apnea 2018, in Medellín, Colombia from September 21 to 30, 2018. To organize the event in due time, we ask that you return the Initial Registration Form (Annex 1) no later than July 15th, 2018 And the final registration form (Annex 2) and pay no later than August 10, 2018 Registration will not be accepted after August 10, 2018 Download Official Invitation Download Annex 1 Download Annex 2 More info: ema...

CMAS 3rd FreeDiving World Championship Outdoor 2018 – Kaş, Turkey

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS / TSFF) – Leer en Español The World Underwater Federation (CMAS) has published officially, the 3rd World Freediving Championship in the Outdoor modalities (at sea), from october 1st to 7th, 2018 in the city of Kaş, Turkey, with the organization of the Federation of Underwater Activities of that country (TSSF). Turkey successfully organized the 2nd edition of the Outdoor World Championship in 2016 and the 1st edition of the European Outdoor Championship in 2017 in the same location, so a great event is expected in the organizational and sporting level. Official Website: http://kasbaska.com/ More information of the event in: CMAS / TSSF / Facebook Archive CMAS Freediving International Championships...

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...

Results – Asian Freediving Cup 2018 – Panglao, Philippines

(Sportalsub.net / Asian Freediving Cup) - Leer en Español The Competition was take place over the period of three consecutive days starting on June 8th until June 10th. Location was Doljo Beach, in front of “Heaven Dive Resort”, located on Panglao Island’s north-west coast. Philippines. Event Type: Depth Competition Disciplines: FIM CNF CWT AIDA International Competition organized by Freedive Panglao Overall Results: Many divers decided to focus on individual disciplines, which is why we see so many zeroes in this table. To get points in the overall ranking the athletes had to follow the discipline selected for the given day. All results from Asian Freediving Cup 2018: Results Asian Freediving Cup Day 1: CWT Results Asian Freediving Cup Day 2: FIM Results Asian Free...

Results – 6th International Freediving Annual Competition Caribbean Cup 2018 – Roatan, Honduras

  (Sportalsub.net / Caribbean Cup) – Leer en Español Sixth Annual International Freediving Competition Caribbean Cup 2018. Roatan, Bay Island, Honduras. May 17th - 25th 2018 RESULTS Suspended by bad weather Located in the Caribbean Sea, Roatan is surrounded by crystal clear waters that are calm and warm making this island one of the best venues for freediving in the world. Part of the Mesoamerican Barrier Reef, the second largest reef system in the world, you can discover a great diversity of marine life and underwater walls that drop-off to hundreds of meters only a few swim strokes away from white sand beaches. The first 5 editions of the Caribbean Cup (2013 - 2017) also the Roatan 2017 AIDA World Championshi...

Final Results – XIII CMAS Finswimming World Cup 2018. Round 4 – Coral Springs, USA

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS)  - Leer en Español Successful completed of the Finswimming World Cup in Coral Springs, Florida. With excellent participation, organization and sporting level they finished the 4 sessions of the 4th Round of the CMAS 2018 World Cup of Finswimming in the United States of America. 12 countries was present at the 4th Round of the XIII Finswimming World Cup ot the World Underwater Federation, to was held in Coral Springs, Florida in the United States of America. 135 athletes from 35 clubs from 12 countries and 3 continents (Asia, America and Europe) was participate in the Finswimming World Cup that was held for the first time in the United States of America. China, Colombia, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Lithuania, Mexico, Peru, Slovakia, Ukraine, Vietnam a...