On the 4th day of the Vertical Blue 2021 freediving competition, the last dive of the second session put an exclamation point on the fact that Alessia Zecchini of Italy was not only going to win the entire event but that she was unstoppable as she achieved her third world record in nearly as many days. The indomitable Italian siren, Alessia Zecchini, made her 101 Free Immersion (FIM) world record dive look easy.
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 has grown the site to be the most popular diving website and community in the world.