Organizers for the Asian Freediving Cup to be held this coming June have announced the first list of confirmed male and female athletes for the event.

The June 8-10, 2018 event is the biggest depth competition in Asia with 60 athletes so far confirmed, eight judges and two competition platforms. Bohol, Philippines-based Freedive Panglao is organizing the event.

China will have the most athletes at 19, followed by South Korea’s 10, five from the Philippines, four each from Belgium and Japan, three each from Hong Kong and France, two from Indonesia, and one each from Colombia, Denmark, Italy, Malaysia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand and the United States.

Be aware that this isn’t the final list, and things could change between now and June.

Check out below for the complete list of confirmed athletes so far.

For more info about the competition, check out the organization’s website at asianfreedivingcup.com.

Asian Freediving Cup Organizers Announce First List Of Confirmed Athletes
Asian Freediving Cup Organizers Announce First List Of Confirmed Athletes
Asian Freediving Cup Organizers Announce First List Of Confirmed Athletes
Asian Freediving Cup Organizers Announce First List Of Confirmed Athletes

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John Liang
John Liang is the News Editor at DeeperBlue.com. He first got the diving bug while in High School in Cairo, Egypt, where he earned his PADI Open Water Diver certification in the Red Sea off the Sinai Peninsula. Since then, John has dived in a volcanic lake in Guatemala, among white-tipped sharks off the Pacific Coast of Costa Rica, and other places including a pool in Las Vegas helping to break the world record for the largest underwater press conference.

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