William Trubridge became the world’s first athlete to achieve a 300 ft (92m) dive in the discipline of “constant no fins” on April 19, 2010. Competing at Vertical Blue 2010 in Deans Blue Hole Bahamas, Trubridge’s historic dive can be viewed in the video below; the video is courtesy of the Oceanic Allstars. DeeperBlue readers can also see all of the exciting photos from this year’s event here on facebook .
An active ocean advocate, VP of U.S. Freediving, a multi-agency dive instructor, PFI Safety Supervisor and AIDA judge, Francesca also serves as the Editor-At-Large here at DeeperBlue.com. You can usually find Francesca diving in the kelp, hanging out at the Farallones with sharky friends, or trying to improve upon her own PB's.
The CMAS Freediving European Cup in Kalamata, Greece has seen 4 new Freediving World Records fall including 2 in the new Masters category