AIDA Azul freediving challenge 2021 - September edition
Start date: 2021-09-24
End date: 2021-09-26
Location: AIDA Azul Freediving Challenge - yum kin 2021, Leona Vicario, Mexico
Event Type: Depth Competition
Organizer: Julien Borde
Additional info: -
Disciplines: FIM CNF CWTB
Safety Qualifications: Buoy system with counterweight into a cenote of 85m with fresh water - 15m viz- no waves nor current - 26 degrees. It will be a competition more for beginners than for pros. Chief of safety will Rodrigo Salsas, with 5 safeties including Jorge Malverde, Arturo Hernandez , Esteban Pando , Alban Villaret and Rodolfo Escalante.
Safety plan: No boat is necesary. The cenote can be access by car and the divesite is 30m away from shore. The doctor and and evacuation vehicle will be there at all time. In case of emergency we will have all the basic tools near by the cenote and if there is emergency the hospital of Cancun is 50min away from the Cenote Yum Kin. In case of decompresion issues with have to drive to Playa del Carmen at 1h15min from the cenote.
Maximum depth: 85m
Main Judge: Aurelio Janeiro
Other Jury Members: Christopher Mckay