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Mark in Free-Immersion

Mark va de Fliert pulls himself down the line during a free-immersion dive in Dahab's famous Blue Hole. Mark descended to -15 meters (49 feet!) in his second ever ocean session during Desert Diver's Level 1 Fre...

Scuba Divers at the Blue Hole

Scuba divers dive along the abundant coral wall on the outskirts of the Dahab's Blue Hole in Egypt. Photo taken on breath-hold by Renee Blundon.  ...
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Sahika’s Back in the Blue Hole

Sahika Ercumen, who just recently broke the constant weight national record in Turkey, a depth of 72 meters, trains in constant weight freediving in Dahab's Blue Hole with safety diver, Gus Kreivenas, in pr...

Ascending with Grace

Rodolfo Escalante, from Playa del Carmen, Mexico, ascends gracefully from a free-immersion dive in Dahab's Blue Hole. The coral wall which surrounds the famous submarine sinkhole can be seen in the background. ...

Free-Immersion Freefall: A Poem

Deep in the ocean blue I'm alone with my thoughts, Sinking into an abyss, Falling towards the edge of something... A desolate path, But I travel it anyway...

Last Sled Dive of the Day

Last sled dive of the day in Dahab's Blue Hole, with William Winram and Renee Blundon retrieving the bottom weight on the no-limits variable weight sled. This is milliseconds after the divers released the s...
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Rodolfo Robatti in No Limits

Rodolfo Robatti from Switzerland, just moments after releasing the no-limits sled at 25 meters while coming up from a >75 meter dive in Dahab's Blue Hole. Donned with a new prototype of fluid goggles, which ...

William Winram Descends to 90M

Freediving world record holder, William Winram, descends on the no-limits sled to 90 meters, the bottom of the Blue Hole in Dahab. He wears the same Trygon noseclip and custom-made Trygon fluid goggles that he ...

Freedive Freefall in Blue Hole

Free-falling in Dahab’s Blue Hole, drifting effortlessly into the deep, I stare straight ahead, mesmerizingly at the line slipping past, alone with myself and my thoughts, focusing on relaxing, equalizing, and ...
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Betty Breathes-Up After a “Fantastic” Dive

Betty Nandi, aka Beata Grickevich, breathes up with dive buddy Kristof Coenen in preparation for a deep constant weight dive in Dahab's Blue Hole. This is within a week after participating in Dahab's RedCcu...
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Scuba Divers at Blue Hole

Scuba divers cruise along the edge of the submarine sinkhole, known as the Blue Hole, located a few kilometers north of Dahab, Egypt in the Red Sea. The sinkhole is approximately 130 meters deep and is surr...
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The Edge of the Blue Hole

The edge of the Blue Hole, a popular diving site in Sinai, Egypt, located just a few kilometers north of Dahab, Egypt. A local legend has it that the Blue Hole is...

Looking Down at the Blue Hole

The view from atop the Blue Hole looking downwards at the coral wall drop-off.  The submarine sinkhole, located in east Sinai, Egypt, is 130 meters (462.5 feet) deep and surrounded with an abundance of cora...

Sea Goldies in the Blue Hole

A swarm of female sea goldies (Pseudanthias squamipinnis) adds a splash of color to the coral drop-off in the Blue Hole. The male sea goldie retains a harem of 5-10 females, which is why the number of femal...
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Mirror Mirror in the Sea

Mirror mirror in the sea, who's that looking back at me? A freediver ponders at a mirror at the bottom of Dahab's famous Blue Hole. Photo taken on breath-hold...