Longest cave penetration dive [DPV]
Last updated: August 27, 2017 at 0:17 am
8,800 m (28,871 ft) – British-led team of divers (Jason Mallinson, Rick Stanton, John Volanthen, and Dutch caver Rene Houben), September 2010, Pozo Azul cave system (Spain). It took the team 50 hours to complete the dive including two nights camped deep underground.
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