An active ocean advocate, VP of U.S. Freediving, a multi-agency dive instructor, PFI Safety Supervisor and AIDA judge, Francesca also serves as the Editor-At-Large here at DeeperBlue.com. You can usually find Francesca diving in the kelp, hanging out at the Farallones with sharky friends, or trying to improve upon her own PB's.
Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply for the Vertical Blue 2020 safety team to join the ranks of an outstanding legacy.
Alexey Molchanov of Russia and Alessia Zecchini of Italy set back-to-back World Records for AIDA & CMAS respectively at the 2019 Caribbean Cup.
Slovenian freediver Alenka Artnik smashes previous female depth record with a dive to 111 meters and sets an incredible new world record on breath-hold.