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Caribbean Cup Day Three Sees Mexico Bring Home Another National Record

The third day of the 2015 Caribbean Freediving Cup has finished and the athletes will enjoy a day off today before starting again on Friday.  Mexico took the stage on Wednesday with an excellent dive by Estrella Navarro to set a new Mexican National Record in Free Immersion (FIM) with a 60m dive.  Estrella spoke to onsite reporter Mandy Sumner and had this to say:

I have set 2 national records in the Caribbean Cup: 60 FIM today and 69 CWT the first day with this I recover all the 6 records in Freediving!! Going for more for Mexico!!

Freediving supremo William Trubridge also managed an excellent 112m Free Immersion (FIM) dive.  Here’s what he had to say:

After my last FIM, where I collided hard with the plate at 108m, cutting my head, it was good to ‘get back on the horse’ today and log a clean and easy 112. Conditions and safety were perfect as always, and it’s been a joy so far to compete at the third Caribbean Cup!

Full Results Below:

Caribbean Cup 2015 - Day 3 results

Onsite photographer Lia Barrett has been capturing the action today:

Ashley Chapman (USA) - 78m Constant Weight
Ashley Chapman (USA) – 78m Constant Weight
Estrella Navarro (MEX) - 60m Free Immersion
Estrella Navarro (MEX) – 60m Free Immersion
Stephan Whelan
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 lifelong love affair with the oceans. In 1996 he set up and has grown the site to be the most popular diving website and community in the world.