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William Trubridge Takes the Gold at #VB2014

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The last dive is complete, the Steinlager Pure has been cracked open, Suunto Vertical Blue 2014 is officially over and local hero William Trubridge has retained his title as champion of #VB2014. Winning the competition and taking the gold over Alexey Molchanov of Russia (who placed second) came at a very narrow margin but Trubridge […]

Alexey vs. William – What it Will Take to Win #VB2014

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It’s all coming down to the wire at Suunto Vertical Blue 2014 between Alexey Molchanov and William Trubridge. The apnea titans are neck and neck with no certain outcome in sight, (other than the fact that they are the two leaders out in front of the rest of the freediving pack.) For anyone who is […]

Static Trainer Version 6.0 Released

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An updated version of the Static Trainer breath-hold app has been released. Static Trainer version 6.0 was recently released for Apple and Android smartphone and tablet users who want to do breath-hold training with a buddy or group. Its newest feature is an AIDA-style “max attempt” with a countdown to the “official top.” The app […]

British Freediver Rebecca Coales Breaks National Dynamic Apnea Record

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British freediver Rebecca Coales this past weekend broke her fifth national dynamic apnea record, swimming 186 meters with a monofin at a competition in Manchester, England. Coales extended her previous record by seven meters during her three-minute swim at Grand Central pool operated by Life Leisure and was monitored by AIDA judges. Coales, trained by […]

Win A Trip With Suunto To The Maldives!

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Ever dreamed of diving the Maldives? Suunto is offering a chance for three divers to win a week-long, all-expenses-paid trip there in January 2015 and try out the company’s latest products. The five-star Ayada Maldives in the island chain’s southern atolls has access to an area that divers rarely visit. To win, share your most […]

William Trubridge Strong Attempt At Freediving World Record

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William Trubridge attempted to break his own Constant Weight No Fins (CNF) Freediving World Record today as part of the Steinlager Pure Deep Dive World Record Attempt at Deans Blue Hole in the Bahamas. Trubridge started strong and made the 102m depth with ease.  He started his return and continued to seem strong up to 10m before the […]

[VIDEO] Vertical Blue 2014 – Day 4

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The Suunto Vertical Blue #VB2014 competition video for Day 4 has come out with the ladies continue to excel at Dean’s Blue Hole in the Bahamas.  Tomoka Fukuda of Japan sets a new personal best at 86 meters deep, Lena Jovanovic of Serbia triumphant in a dive to 75 meters setting a new Serbian national record, and viewers […]