Dear friends, we have a big pleasure to invite you again to take part in
individual freedive international competition in Geneva (Swiss), including the Swiss league
in a very nice 50 metre Olympic pool
8 February 2015
The most beautiful indoor swimming pool in geneva :
Pool 1 : 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 accessible for disabled persons. There is a pool lift on the swimming pool. The restaurant "Les Vernets" is located in the sports center. Bus By public transport: Bus to Genève Vernets (200m) or Genève Acacias (400m). Parking is available, subject to charges. Parking spaces for disabled people are available.
Pool adress (link)
Piscine des Vernets
Centre sportif des Vernets
Rue Hans-Wilsdorf 4
1227 Les Acacias Geneva Switzerland
Geneva can be reached with direct regular flights from many European Countries : Britain, Germany, Russia, Poland, Czech Republic, Austria, Sweden, France, Holland, Italy,....
No license is required for this competition.
Competitors with FSSS license will be classified in Swiss league. The results of competitors with AIDA license or FSSS be recorded in the AIDA International ranking.
Statut : International competition, AIDA ranking, World record
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,
08:00 Check-in and medical control
08:20 Briefing (languages: English/French)
09:45 Start for STA (25m pool)
11:15 end of STA
12:45 Start for DNF (50m pool)
14:15 end of DNF
14:45 Start for DYN (50m pool)
16:00 end of DYN
Judges: DE MATTEIS Marcello, MELILEO Marco, MALDAMÉ Christian, MISTRAL Christophe. JIL : Rodolfo Robatti
General woman, General men,
STA woman, STA men
DNF woman, DNF men,
DYN woman, DYN men