On April 9th the inaugural South Florida Apnea Challenge international Freediving competition occurred at the Florida International University.
DeeperBlue.com Editor-at-Large Francesca Koe was on hand to cover the event (as well as be a judge) and you can see our gallery from the event below.
You can also read our full report from the event here.
Busted foot pocket but still a White Card
Eddie Gonzales Dynamic Swim
A Happy Luis Arismendi after Dynamic
Leo Lupoli Smiling After a Personal Best
Leo Lupoli Doing Static and Judges
Marking the Airway upon Surface
Ricardo Paris and Eddie Gonzales
The Lady Winners - Claire Paris (USA), Karla Mendez (Venezuela), Ashleigh Baird (USA)
The Winning Men - Leo Lupoli (Venezuela), Luis Arismendi (Venezuela), Eddy Gonzalez (USA)
Ashley Baird doing Static (STA) and Spencer Ash on Safety
Leo Lupoli Happy After a White Card
Photography © Claire & Ricardo Paris, Roy Ferreira and Francesca Koe