British Pathe, a UK Film Archive which covers news, sport, social history and entertainment from 1896 to 1970, has release some interesting underwater video’s. The first one is a 1935 news item which shows Monsieur Demanche attempting to beat the record for underwater swimming in an indoor pool in Paris.… read more →
Last week Dave King set a new UK record during the BFA Pool Freediving Championships. With an awesome distance of 217 meter, it’s an nice video to watch! Happy Easter everybody!
Christian Maldame reports that Fred Monnot took on the humble task of creating a nice 19 minute video of the 3 hours of video’s Christian shot during the world championships of freediving in the Bahamas last year. Enjoy the video!
Stavros is going full power with his 3rd Mediterranean event that will take place in June this year in the waters of Greece. More information in my first post about this big event. Events are added and the list of people coming is already at 45 people. Some pretty interesting… read more →
Glenn Venghaus from Apnea Amsterdam, published a nice training video. HD quality underwater images from a bunch of freedivers with a monofin always work. Enjoy the footage! [flv]http://shark-freediving.com/download/16×50.flv[/flv]
It seems that the freediving days in the 33 meter deep SETT (Submarine Escape Training Tower) in the UK are over. NoTanx reports that the MOD have not re-newed the contracts for civilian use in 2010. So the video below may be the last ever Freedive filmed in “The Tank”.… read more →
Here a nice 50 minute video about Patrick Musimu and Karoline Meyer doing their sled project in Bonaire in 2009. The video is mostly in Portuguese, but there are some nice images in the video. Enjoy the high quality version!
For whoever didn’t yet see the documentary ‘The Cove’; go rent or buy it now! Horrifying stuff, but oh so true! Mandy & Kirk Krack help the team to discover the horrible truth about the dolphin slaughter in Japan. Below are some of the more peaceful and nice images of… read more →
Guillaume Nery reports on his website about a documentary about his preparation and competition in the Bahamas. Here is the first version (13 min version) of a documentary on me: DEEP BLUE (by Axel Ramonet and Aurore Asso). The final version will be a 52 min movie that will be shown… read more →
The weather is getting colder and colder here in the Netherlands. The only way we can do some outdoor freediving here by now is under the ice. But before I go, I need some inspiration to get into that damn cold water. Fortunately Guillaume Nery is here…