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British Freediving Association announces 2017 UK National Champions
22nd November 2017
**2017 UK National Champions announced!** The BFA is delighted to announce that Michael Board and Georgina Miller are the 2017 UK National Champions. The selection is based on UK and international competition results across all major pool and open water disciplines. Competitive freediving requires an exceptional level of commitment to training as well as travelling across the world to participate in the leading depth competitions. Georgina and Michael have a long history of competitive freediving for Great Britain read more...
New British record in No Limits freediving
British freediver Harry Chamas has set a new national record of 120m depth in the No Limits freediving discipline in Kalamata, Greece. The previous British record of 101m was set by Jim Lawless in 2010 in Sharm el Sheikh, Egypt. On 18 September 2017, Harry descended on a weighted sled running along a rope to a depth of 120m, under the supervision of a safety team. .... read more...
2017 AIDA Depth World Championships in Roatan Applications
Applications for the UK Team - 2017 AIDA Depth World Championships in Roatan, are now open. The competition will take place from 22nd August -3rd September and will include Free immersion, constant weight and constant weight no fins.Selection for the team will be based on the highest proven performances in the three disciplines. read more...
UK freedivers smash national records
Former Royal Marine Michael Board extends his British national freediving record Michael Board and freediver Dean Chaouche set additional national records in two other freediving disciplines The British Freediving Association (BFA) is delighted to announce that three new UK national freediving records have been set at the annual Vertical Blue read more...
UK team for the 2017 AIDA Depth World Championships
The British Freediving Association (BFA) is delighted to announce the UK team for the 2017 AIDA Depth World Championships. The Championships, held in the 25th anniversary year of AIDA, Will take place in Roatan, Honduras from August 22nd to September 3rd. Event disciplines will include free immersion, constant weight and constant weight no fins read more...
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