Tom Sietas announces new world record attempt

Deeperblue.net has just heard that the freediving athlete, Tom Sietas from Germany, has announced a new World Record attempt in the discipline of Static Apnea.

The attempts will take place from the 11.05.08 until 18.05.08 in Hamburg.

As per the information on the AIDA website:

2008-05-11
Name: Tom SIETAS
Place: Hamburg Germany
Discipline: STA
Attempted perf: 9’09
Pre requisites: 8’54 (done)
Organizer: AIDA – Deutschland e.V.
Judge: Pim VERMEULEN Tom Sietas announces new world record attempt 1, Susan KLUYTMANS Tom Sietas announces new world record attempt 1
Contact: Tom SIETAS

Dates for the attempts: May 11 to 18th of May, incl one attempt at a TV show Monday the 12th.