Audrey Mestre to receive World Record Posthumously

We have heard that Audrey Mestre, who died during her World Record attempt on Saturday 12th October, will be awarded the World Record for No-Limits for her training dive completed 3 days before her death.

We haven’t had an official statement yet but will be confirming this with the IAFD as soon as we can.

Our original news item is here

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Stephan Whelan
Stephan is the Founder of 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 passion he pursued in all his spare time. In 1996 his passion for the underwater world led him to setup When he gets time he enjoys both Freediving and Scuba Diving when not traveling for work or enjoying time with his family in London.