Herbert Nitsch, also known as the deepest diver on earth is set to participate in Neyvaa 2 as a special guest diver.
Herbert Nitsch is an Austrian freediver who has held world records in all of the eight freediving disciplines recognised by AIDA International. He is the current freediving world record champion and “the deepest man on earth”. This title was given to him when he set a world record in the “No Limit” discipline at the depth of 214 meters (702 feet). To date, he has achieved 33 official World Records across all freediving disciplines.
Neyvaa 2, is a record-breaking attempt that will feature the most number of people performing static apnea simultaneously in multiple locations on 01st October 2022. Currently, Freedive Maldives is busy training and prepping the participants for for the event.
Organized to commemorate Golden Jubilee – 50 years of tourism in the Maldives, this event will promote the passion for free driving and highlight Maldives on the map for free divers worldwide. Neyvaa 2 will execute static apnea as a group performance from all over the Maldives with multiple locations across the archipelago at the given time.
Neyvaa 2 is also focusing on the climate change awareness. The event uses the hashtag #1breath4theoceans and aims to raise awareness on the global climate crisis affecting our island destination.
Photo Credits: Neyvaa 2 on Instagram