CMAS confirms that Colombia will host the 1st America Cup of Underwater Rugby for Clubs

(Sportalsub.net / The CMAS Underwater Rugby Comission) - Leer en Español On May 4, 2018, Levent Cavas, Director of the Underwater Rugby Commission of the World Confederation of Underwater Activities (CMAS), had announced on the Facebook page of that commission, that a World Cup of Underwater Rugby for Clubs would be being prepared in Colombia and that the information would be published soon by the Colombian Federation of Underwater Activities (FEDECAS). The event could take place in the month of August, although the year was not yet specified. A few months later, the 1st America Cup of CMAS America Zone for Clubs was confirmed, which will not only include Underwater Rugby, but will also have the modalities of Underwater Hockey and Indoor Freediving or apnea in pool. The event ...

Final Results – 20th CMAS Underwater Hockey World Championships. Quebec, Canada. July 2018

(Sportalsub.net / CMAS / CUGA) - Leer en Español The 20th CMAS Underwater Hockey World Championship took place in Quebec, Canada from July 18 to 28, 2018 FINAL POSITIONS ELITE MENS ELITE WOMENS MASTERS MENS MASTERS WOMENS   Official Website Schedule and Results Youtube Video Streaming Facebook Info Guide (PDF) More info: Official Website / CMAS / CUGA ...

Final Results – Vertical Blue 2018. Freediving International Competition In Bahamas

(Sportalsub.net / Vertical Blue) - Leer en Español Freediving International Competition In Bahamas. July 16 - 26 2018 Dean´s Blue Hole. Long Island, Bahamas. AIDA International Competition Disciplines: Free Inmersion (FIM), Constant Weight (CWT), Constant No Fins (CNF) Overall (Men) Comparison Alexey Molchanov M RUS 298.92 William Trubridge M NZL 289.05 Homar Leuci M ITA 256.00 Martin Zajac M SVK 225.26 Gus Kreivenas M LTU 213.11 Alex Davis M BRB 194.71 Andrew Khvetkevich M UKR 186.19 Samo Jeranko M SVN 169.42 Michael Board M GBR 166.98 Adam Sellars M AUS 154.91 Simon Bennett M CHI 153.15 Alejandro Le...

2018 Hawaii Cup of Freediving

(Sportalsub.net / U.S Freediving Federation) - Leer en Español The U.S. Freediving Federation is proud to announce the 2018 Hawaii Cup of Freediving. Kailua-Kona, Honaunau Bay, HI August 24-27, 2018 This is the first outdoor freediving competition to be held in the United States under the USFF and is recognized by CMAS. All competitors will be eligible for US National freediving records as managed by the USFF. There are currently no US National records, so this will be a historic moment to be able to hold the first record. Disciplines for the competition are CWT (mono or bi fins), FIM and CNF. CMAS rules apply to the competition. All registrants will be provided the official rules to review and become familiar. It is recommended that you incorporate these rules into your tra...

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 ...

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...

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...

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 – 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...

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...

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...