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Hanako Hirose Grabs Women’s Freediving World Record With 103m Dive

Breaking news coming out of Vertical Blue 2017 on the final day today as Japanese Freediver Hanako Hirose has grabbed the Women’s World Record in Constant Weight (CWT) with a 103m dive.

The record that had stood for 6 years before it was broken 4 days ago by Alessia Zecchini.

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UPDATE: Minutes after the amazing dive by Hanako Hirose, Alessia Zecchini of Italy reclaimed her World Record title with a dive to 104m.

Huge congratulations to both Hanako and Alessia.

Hanako Hirose, Japan #FacesOfFreediving Photo © Tim Calver/DeeperBlue.com
Hanako Hirose, Japan #FacesOfFreediving Photo © Tim Calver/DeeperBlue.com

Stephan Whelan
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 has grown the site to be the most popular diving website and community in the world.

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