Monday, November 30, 2020

Alexey Molchanov and Misuzu Okamoto Secure Constant Weight Golds At #aidaworldchampionship

-

The 2015 AIDA Individual Depth Championships (#aidaworldchampionship) has come to an end and whilst details and results from the organizers has been hard to come by we have managed to start piecing together the final results.

RELATED: Freediving Disciplines Explained

The Constant Weight With Fins (CWT) competition saw Alexey Molchanov (Russia) and Misuzu Okamoto (Japan) take Gold for the men and women respectively.  Silver saw Sayuri Kinoshita (Japan) for the ladies and joint Silver for the men with Goran Colak (Croatia) and Samo Jeranko (Slovenia).  Bronze saw Natalia Zharkova (Ukraine) and Giorgos Panakookas (Greece) secure their medals

We also saw 6 new Freediving National Records set during the competition days:

  • Goran Colak (Croatia) set a Constant Weight (CWT) record of 108m
  • Alexander Bubenchikov (Ukraine) set a Constant Weight (CWT) record of 95m
  • Alon Rivkind (Israel) set a Constant Weight (CWT) record of 87m
  • Natalia Zharkova (Ukraine) set a Constant Weight (CWT) record of 88m
  • Kate Middleton (New Zealand) set a Constant Weight (CWT) record of 72m
  • Estrella Navarro (Mexico) set a Constant Weight (CWT) record of 70m

Final results are below:

Final Results CWT #aidaworldchampionship
Final Results CWT #aidaworldchampionship

Keep your eyes peeled to DeeperBlue.com for more information around the results from the World Championships.

See photos from the day below. Photos are courtesy of fabulous underwater photographer Daan Verhoeven – athletes who are interested in purchasing copies of their photos should head to his website or contact him via Facebook.

Kate Middleton CWT National Record #aidaworldchampionship
Kate Middleton CWT National Record #aidaworldchampionship

Estrella Navarro CWT National Record #aidaworldchampionship
Estrella Navarro CWT National Record #aidaworldchampionship

Goran Colak CWT National Record #aidaworldchampionship
Goran Colak CWT National Record #aidaworldchampionship

Alon Rivkind CWT National Record #aidaworldchampionship
Alon Rivkind CWT National Record #aidaworldchampionship

Alexey Molchanov and Misuzu Okamoto Secure Constant Weight Golds At #aidaworldchampionship 3
Stephan Whelanhttps://www.deeperblue.com
Stephan is the Founder of DeeperBlue.com. His passion for the underwater world started at 8 years-old with a try-dive in a hotel pool on holiday that soon formulated into a lifelong love affair with the oceans. In 1996 he set up DeeperBlue.com and helped grow the site to be one of the largest diving websites around today.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

CONNECT WITH US

304,426FansLike
70,959FollowersFollow
2,572FollowersFollow
21,376FollowersFollow
25,237FollowersFollow
1,234SubscribersSubscribe