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Venezuelan freediver wins international championship

Venezuelan freediver wins international championship

Posted by Dubraswka Aguilar on March 25, 2014

The Venezuelan freediver Antonio del Duca took first place in the British Championship of Freediving in pool, "The Great Northern International pool competition" held in Liverpool, England, where he was competing this weekend 22 and 23 March.

Del Duca achieved excellent records on tests of static (6 minutes 11 seconds ), dynamic with fins (209 meters) and dynamic without fins (142 m), figures that earned him first place overall in a competition where participated athletes from 15 countries.

Antonio Del Duca posted on his official Facebook account thanks and greetings to Venezuela after this major international accomplishment

" ... I won an international championship in which 15 European countries participated. Thanks to all my family, students and friends ... I love you, I appreciate you and despite all the problems in Venezuela, our country excelled in England alongside several European countries. Greetings and success in 2014, we Venezuelans can be better every day and yearning is not enough, we must take action.” he said.

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