The folks that make the Lobster Weight freediving neck weight are now offering a new model in a larger size.

The enlarged version consists of a 3.9-kilo (8.6-pound) base and six additional segments — five 500-gram (1.1-pound) segments and a 100-gram (3.5-ounce) one — bringing the total weight to 6.5 kilos (14.3 pounds).

As part of the purchase, you’ll also get a special carrying bag.

The heavier version began shipping April 3rd, retails for 200 Euros (~US$246) and is available in red and black.

For more info, check out the company’s website at

Also, check out Daan Verhoeven’s review of the system from last year here.

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John Liang
John Liang is the News Editor at 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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