The competition will be held at the Piscine des Vernets, the most beautiful indoor pool complex in Geneva.
Length: 50 Meters
Width: 22 Meters
Depth: 1.85 – 4.25 Meters
Pool 2 :
Length: 25 Meters
Width: 10 Meters
Depth: 0.6 – 1.85 Meters
The indoor pool is fully accessible to disabled people, including a pool lift. The restaurant “Les Vernets” is located in the sports center.
Static Apnea (STA)
The freediver holds his breath for as long as possible with his respiratory tracts immerged, his body either in the water or at the surface. Static apnea is the only discipline measuring the duration.
Dynamic With Fins (DYN)
The freediver travels in a horizontal position under water attempting to cover the greatest possible distance. Any propulsion aids other than fins or a monofin and swimming movements with the arms are prohibited Dynamic with fins is the most typical of both disciplines measuring the distance in freediving,
Dynamic Without Fins (DNF)
The freediver travels in a horizontal position under water attempting to cover the greatest possible distance. Any propulsion aids are prohibited. Dynamic without fins is the most natural of both disciplines measuring the distance for many freedivers.
February 4th 2017
08:00 – Check-in and medical control
08:20 – Briefing (languages: English/French)
09:00 – Warmup
09:45 – Start for STA (25m pool)
11:15 – End of STA
12:00 – Warmup
12:45 – Start for DNF (50m pool)
14:15 – End of DNF
14:30 – Warmup
14:45 – Start for DYN (50m pool)
16:00 – End of DYN
17:00 – Awards