It’s time for our monthly look back at the freediving scene. What was the most important freediving news of the month June 2009? As July was a pretty calm month I selected the 2nd mediterranean competition as the most memorable thing to remember of the month July 2009. If I… read more →
During the NoTanx London freediving competition on July 11th Alan Barber set a new UK national freediving record in the discipline dynamic with fins. He swam 202 meters underwater on a single breath of air. Somehow it seems easier to publish a press release about such a great performance, than… read more →
Local news from Germany reports that the german national record in Free Immersion in lake has been broken 2 times in the last week. During the Swiss Championships on July 25 Oli Haug broke his own record with a dive of 62 meters. Jonas Krahn was next and he broke… read more →
And here is the next part of my interactive timeline series of freediving world record overviews. Below you can see the progress of the freediving discipline dynamic without fins. Click here to see a complete list of all world records in this discipline.
Peter Boivie does a great underwater freediving song on one breath! Great performance and fun to watch.
I already mentioned about Monica Barbero’s WR in the discipline Jump Blue. Also I talked about the discipline itself and put a video about it in the post as well. Now there is the WR video from Monica. I’m still not a fan of the discipline, but I would like… read more →
On august 10, 4 freedivers from Portugal are going to try to break 4 national portugese freediving records. Decio Leal is going to try to do a 47 meter free immersion dive, Simone Martens is going for a 30 meter constant without fins dive. Paulo Nobrega is going for a… read more →
The Venezuelan Apneista is prepared for testing pool world championship pool apnea in Denmark to be held from August 22 to 17. Having trained hard both inside and outside the pool is in good shape and hopes to beat the 200 meters in horizontal dynamic with fins. Now it has… read more →
Finally official word is out that the next pool world championships in Denmark will be a combined AIDA and CMAS freediving world championship. Below is the official news. Freewc09.dk will be an event that houses two world championships. Both CMAS and AIDA will carry out their individual pool world championships… read more →
Very good visual video, which explains and shows different kinds of freediving Samba’s and Blackouts. Must see!