The British Freediving Association have announced a new UK record in the Women’s static breath-hold discipline. On Friday 6th July 2007, at the AIDA Indoor Individual World Championships 2007, held in Maribor, Slovenia, Livvy Philip completed a breath-hold in 5 minutes 32 seconds. Livvy, an AIDA freediving instructor, has also held the UK Free Immersion and Constant Weight No Fins records, and has previously competed as a member of the UK team.
Stephan is the Founder of DeeperBlue.com. 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 DeeperBlue.com and helped grow the site to be one of the largest diving websites around today.
With James Cameron's "Avatar" movies back in production in New Zealand, producer John Landau recently issued an Instagram photo of star Kate Winslet underwater.
Greece's Christos Papadopoulos and Japan's Natsumi Mitsuno came out on top overall in the men's and women's divisions of their year's Infinity Depth Games off Larnaca, Cyprus.