Home ARTICLES

Welcome to H2O-Mag archive!


Here you can consult all articles published in H2O- Mag.

Please select the category you are interested in and enjoy your reading!
 

Features

Innovations

Dive Spots

Planet Blue

Travelogue

Environment

People

Photo Gallery

Health matters

 

Best Shots for Photo Gallery

Specialties

Books, Movies, Documentaries Reviews

New World Depth Record

New World Depth Record

By : Volker Clausen


The Egyptian Red Sea is no new stage for diving world records, we have seen in the past couple of years Yasmin Dalkilic achieve the incredible depth of 105 MSW on a single breath of air setting a new (still standing) free diving world record in Hurghada in July 2001.This was intensively covered by CNN, Discovery, BBC and was still being aired as recently as two weeks ago in Turkey.

Last year also in Hurghada saw Hens Hilbert set a new German and Red Sea open circuit scuba diving record of 240 msw, also covered by German TV; both of these events were sponsored and organized by Divers Lodge Hurghada.

In August 2003 Safaga was the venue of yet another amazing world record, this time using the advanced technology of Closed Circuit rebreathers, here is the story from Orca Diving Center in Safaga.

Read more...
 
Page 10 of 10

Read More in H2O


re4300%20copy.jpg
A diving reel is more than just a spool of line; it can be the connection to a diver’s safety.  Whether it’s being used with a buoy
ss%2001s.jpg
The wreck of the SS Thistlegorm will be inaccessible to divers for a period of one month from 15th November till 15th December 2007 whilst urgent
DSCN6008-copy.jpg
Is the child a small adult when it comes to diving? Definitely NOT. Participation of children in scuba diving is growing every year. Instructors,
Banner

Coming Issue

 

Next edition in English

    next English issue will be available in March  ...

Calendar of events

May 2018 June 2018
Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31
Post Your Event Post Your Event

More Articles

CONSERVATION OF ENDEMIC MARINE LIFE OF THE RED SEA

Endemic marine lives are those that occur only at the RED SEA and nowhere else in the world. The intention of this series of article is to spot the attention of the Red Sea lovers for this kind of rar...
Read More...

DRAMA IN THE ABYSS

In October of 2004, Australian cave diver DAVID SHAW set a new world depth record for rebreather diving, plunging to 271 MFW in the famous South African cave Boesmansgat, breaking the previous record...
Read More...

Chic new Mask from Seemann

SEEMANN are a company known for producing equipment that is both fashionable and of outstanding quality. They have now incorporated these features into the new KUMA diving mask....
Read More...

New Namib Housing

The new Namib-type housing is now available for different cameras. The Sony CX105 as well as the Sony SX30 cameras can be used in this underwater housing. The housing concept has changed and there is ...
Read More...

ARE YOU AT RISK OF HYPEROXIC-INDUCED MYOPIA?

YOU SIT IN YOUR OFFICE, TRYING DESPERATELY TO FOCUS on your computer screen. You squint to make out blurred characters and images. The computer screen is not malfunctioning. Something is wrong with yo...
Read More...

H2O Newsletter


Get diving news, trends, and business information delivered directly to your inbox!

Advertisement

Banner