Highest altitude freedive

Last updated: February 12, 2020 at 4:44 am

5,914 m (19,403 ft) — Crater Lake, Licancabur Volcano (Chile / Bolivia). NASA geologist Dr. Nathalie Cabrol (USA) conducted freediving and scuba missions to collect biological samples during a scientific expedition in 2002.

4,720 m (15,486 ft) — On November 19, 2017, Lidija Lijić (Croatia) did a static (STA) breath-hold dive of 2 min 21 sec, and Vitomir Maričić (Croatia) did a static (STA) breath-hold dive of 3 min 28 sec in the Annapurna Ice Lake (Nepalese Himalayas). Water temperature was 2°C (35.5°F).

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