New Static Apnea World Record for Tom Sietas

Hamburg, Germany

Tom Sietas, current World Record Holder of the freediving discipline of Static Apnea, has beaten his own record this weekend. Sietas achieved a hold of 9’15” – in spite of a recent bout of illness that he acquired during his last trip to Egypt.

It was said by one of the judges that Tom surfaced clean from his hold. Video footage may be seen at this link.


Photo with permission of P. Vermeulen