Freediving Competitions & Records

Keep up to date on the latest Freediving Record Attempts and Competitions from around the world

Jesper Stechmann and Dena Parsa Crowned Danish Champions

Jesper Danish Championships 2014

The 2014 Danish Championships have finished in Kamalata, Greece – Jesper Stechmann and Dena Parsa have been crowned as the champions after gaining first place in the Mens and Women’s categories. Congratulations to all the competitors from and you can see the results below. Photos Courtesy of Daan Verhoeven

Team USA Announce Co-Captains for 2014 AIDA Team World Championships


The US Freediving Association has announced the USA Freediving Team Co-Captains that will be going to Sardinia in September 2014 for the AIDA Freediving Team Work Championships. Kerry Hollowell will be the Captain for the women’s team and Kyle Gion will be the Captain of the men’s team.  Together they will co-captain the American team. […]

National Freediving Records Fall at Danish Championships

Danish National Championships 2014

The Danish Freediving Championships are being held in Kalamata in Greece prior to the second event of the 2014 AIDA Freediving Cup Circuit – the Eurocup. During the first day of the Danish Championships 2 new National Records were set amongst the 9 dives completed.  Dena Parsa hit 60m in Free Immersions (FIM) with a […]

British Freediving Team Announced for 2014 AIDA Team World Championship

Jay Cluskey - BFA 2014

The British Freediving Assocation (BFA) have announced the 7 athletes that form the 2014 British Freediving team attending the 2014 AIDA Team World Championships in Sardinia.   The competition runs between 16th – 27th September in the Gulf of Cagliari. The team comprises of 7 athletes: Liv Philip, Georgina Miller, Beci Ryan, Mike Board (Captain), Tim […]

[VIDEO] 10 Year Throwback – 2004 AIDA World Championships


This week’s video is a throwback to 2004 when the AIDA Freediving World Championships were being held in Vancouver, Canada.  Check out the playlist of 9 daily videos published by the competition organizers and look for cameo’s from various top Freedivers and if you look closely you’ll see a brief one from me! Got a great […]

Güldner Breaks Nitsch’s Skandalopetra Record

Andreas Güldner on his way back to the surface after his world record-setting Skandalopetra freedive

Andreas Güldner recently broke Herbert Nitsch‘s Skandalopetra freediving world record with a 112-meter dive in the Red Sea off the Egyptian coast. Nitsch held the previous record at 107 meters. Güldner, an SSI Freediving Instructor, had a dive time of 3 minutes 23 seconds. He achieved his record on June 26th at ‘Panorama Reef’ in […]

Andrea Zuccari Breaks Italian No Limits National Record with 175m Dive

Zuccari 175 NLT Sign

Italian Freediver Andrea Zuccari has achieved a new National Italian record in No-Limits (NLT) by diving to 175m on Friday 25th in Sharm el Sheikh, Egypt.  Incredibly Zuccari used a normal freediving mask rather than a typical set of fluid googles and noseclip which makes him the deepest man ever to freedive with a mask. […]

US Freediving Announce Team USA 2014


US Freediving have announced the selection of the USA Freediving Team. The team consists of four male and four female athletes. Selection was based on application from athletes with performances from International Ranking List freediving competitions within the last eighteen months. The team will be representing the United States at the AIDA World Team Freediving […]