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Vertical Blue International Free Diving Competition at Deans Blue Hole,Long Island,Bahamas The platform is where the announcer, safety divers, and free divers gather to watch as each competitor attempts their dive.
Free divers testing the waters.
Vertical Blue Free Diving Competition 2018. Spectators watching from the shoreline at Dean's Blue Hole
Mr. William Trubridge is a world record holder, and also the director of Vertical Blue. He is seen here with free diver Mr. Johnathan Sunnex
Vertical Blue Free Diving Competition 2018. World Records, New Record holders of free diving!!
Vertical Blue Free Diving Competition 2018. Ms. Jessea Lu world record holder, representing her country China. She did exceptionally well!!
Panoramic view of Dean's Blue Hole
 
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About this Event

Male and female divers from all around the world compete over nine days in three categories — CNF, CWT, and FIM. At stake are titles for the world's deepest man and woman free diver and a chance to bring home some of the prize pool.

Although it is an annual event, the competition will not be held in 2019.

Venue is Dean's Blue Hole, located west of Clarence Town.

Admission Fee (if any)

None

Participation Requirements (if any)

This competition is open to certified/professional divers only. Please contact Mr. William Trubridge for detailed requirements.

Accessibility Notes: Persons can access the beach area by foot. There is no ramp available for persons in wheelchairs or those with mobility impairments.

 Pet Friendly Notes
Pets should be properly trained and on a leash.
 

For More Information, Contact:

Mr. William Trubridge

events@verticalblue.net

Dean's, LI
 Natural Area
View of Dean's Blue Hole
   
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Dean's Blue Hole

Dean's Blue Hole dips some 663 feet (203 meters) into the ocean floor right off shore. It is...

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Latitude: 23.075699000
Longitude: -74.954565000
Elevation: 24 FT (7 M)
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