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If I didn’t know better, I’d take it personally. For the two months I’ve been here it’s never been as windy as during the record attempt days. Today one rope to the platform broke because of wind and current. I’m currently watching 3 different weather reports. I think Andrea at Freediving world is also praying to the weather gods. But it’s as if the wind is laughing me in the face saying ”muahahaha, try to dive… Läs mer

It might seem easy. You just hold your breath and plunge as deep as you possibly can. Return successfully to the surface, and if it’s deep enough you will have a world record. I wish. Training for, and organizing it is really more like a high altitude climbing expedition. About as many people, equipment, training routines, papers, officials and permits are involved as in climbing mt. Everest. As Everest has been climbed… Läs mer