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Almost there

The day has arrived and we almost met the departure deadline. By almost, meaning we are roughly 9 hours behind. That’s all good, we managed to try out and balance the new suits. Almost. We had a decent meal. Almost. We had a good rest and had a stress free day. Well now, let’s not push it. Not even almost there in that department. But, the bottom line is, we have arrived at the lake, and are looking forward to get under the ice tomorrow. Could possibly be the only…

Steaming Preparations

To be out of shape is pricey if you are attempting a freedive under ice, but to look cool is priceless if you want to make headlines. That’s why we had to accept our managements eager wish to stage some photos in Talasoterapija Opatija and sacrifice eating and actually prepare for the dive. Even though we never made any headlines, there were some benefits from the tests we did there, mostly from contacts with the expert sport doctors who showed interest to participate in projects like this in the future,…

Press conference passed

On the opening of the Nautica fare we have had a press conference to represent the Arctic breath project to the public. The whole thing was ingeniously organized so even the overpriced official shirts arrived late, along with the wetsuits heavily stamped with our alleged sponsors. The suits broke instantly due to the inadequate print, and the whole plan had to be rapidly changed, of course with fighting, screaming, stress and all the things a freediver needs a few days before the main event. All this didn’t matter all that…

The project

The project is conceived as an attempt to break several world records, and verify existing “wild” demonstration records as new records. We are pending authorization for 3 categories and have been approved to break 3 categories by Guinness  – a global record keeping agency. The disciplines are all freediving under ice under different circumstances. Bringing up details soon. The location of the dives is conditioned with rigid propositions which, among other, require the minimum ice thickness to be 30 cm with stabile conditions. In order to meet the criteria and…

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