Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Freediving a blue hole #379342
06/07/10 06:36 PM
06/07/10 06:36 PM
Joined: Aug 2008
Posts: 3,046
P
Peter Jones Offline OP
.
Peter Jones  Offline OP
P
I'm pretty sure this isn't ours, but it's still quite a cute video

http://www.bing.com/videos/watch/video/undersea-base-jumper-hits-deepest-submerged-hole/20fukh2n

Re: Freediving a blue hole [Re: Peter Jones] #379345
06/07/10 07:08 PM
06/07/10 07:08 PM
Joined: Jun 2007
Posts: 41
California, USA
World Traveller Offline
.
World Traveller  Offline
It's very well done... I wonder if it was done in one take with multiple videographers?


Coming to AC in mid-June! Can't wait! :-)
Re: Freediving a blue hole [Re: World Traveller] #379354
06/07/10 10:59 PM
06/07/10 10:59 PM
Joined: Sep 2000
Posts: 945
Asia
Gaz Cooper Offline
.
Gaz Cooper  Offline
"Dean's Blue Hole is the world's deepest blue hole (underwater sinkhole), which plunges 202 metres (663 ft) to the ocean floor.This blue hole is on Long Island Bahamas"

As he dived in firs thing i thought was how is he going to get back up with no fins on LOL

The Hole reminded me a bit of Shark Hole when I dove that which is near tobbaco Caye it is a deep hole also and has an island of sand in the middle.

Maybe Peter has dove that in his tech days and can tell us the depth

Gaz Cooper

Last edited by Gaz Cooper; 06/07/10 11:00 PM.






Re: Freediving a blue hole [Re: Gaz Cooper] #379358
06/07/10 11:43 PM
06/07/10 11:43 PM
Joined: Aug 2008
Posts: 3,046
P
Peter Jones Offline OP
.
Peter Jones  Offline OP
P
Never been there, and didn't know which one it was anyway. But I'm sure this video is made up of lots of takes, and parts certainly look false. There is no way a freediver would attempt this sort of thing without long fins and also probably a weighted sledge.

Quite fun to watch though.

Re: Freediving a blue hole [Re: Peter Jones] #379457
06/08/10 05:52 PM
06/08/10 05:52 PM
Joined: Feb 2004
Posts: 2,208
san pedro, Belize
collyk Offline
.
collyk  Offline
Absolutely stunning videography. There is only one camera woman listed. Of course it was mostly faked, very clearly but that doesn't undermine the extraordinary visuals, amazing editing, and great music. Wow!


www.conchcreative.com
Belize Wedding Photography


Links
Portofino Resort- Now with a new BEACH BAR!!
Click for excellent scuba lessons with Elbert Greer!
Chaa Creek is an award-winning luxury Belize Resort, rated as one of the worlds best Eco Lodges. We are a pioneer in adventure travel to Belize since 1981!

Things to do

News
Daily News
Daily Weather

Classified Ads
BelizeNews.com
San Pedro Sun
Ambergris Today
SP Town Council
Channel 7
Channel 5
Amandala
ReefTV
Love FM
The Reporter
PLUS TV
TV Newscasts
Radio Stations

Click for our
Search thousands of Belizean-only websites

Event Guides
Event Calendar
Specials & Events
Things to Do
SanPedroScoop
iTravel Belize
Paradise Theater
Paradise Guy Event Calendar

Blogs
San Pedro Scoop!
Tia Chocolate
Tacogirl
My Beautiful Belize
I-Travel Belize
Belize Adventure
Belize Hub
Romantic Travel
Bound for Belize
Conch Creative
As The Coconuts Drop
More Blogs...
Search thousands of Belizean-only websites
White Sands Dive Shop - 5 Star PADI Dive Facility - Daily diving, SCUBA instruction and Snorkeling
Caribbean Inspired All Natural Condiments & Spice Blends, Over 100 are Gluten Free!
We manage a variety of homes, apartments, condos and commercial properties here on Ambergris Caye. Our minimum lease on ALL properties is six months.
Click for Ian Anderson's Caves Branch, Welcome to a World of Adventure
Lil Alphonse has snorkel equipment to fit anyone as well as Marine Park Tickets and flotation devices to assist those not as experienced.
Coastal Xpress offers a daily scheduled ferry run to most resorts, restaurants and private piers on the island of Anbergris Caye. We also offer  private and charter water taxi service.
August
S M T W T F S
1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 31
Cayo Espanto
Click for Cayo Espanto, and have your own private island
More Links
Click for exciting and adventurous tours of Belize with Katie Valk!
Mini Chat
Who's Online Now
0 registered members (), 228 guests, and 4 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Statistics
Forums44
Topics67,370
Posts470,746
Members19,224
Most Online1,262
Jun 10th, 2007



AmbergrisCaye.com CayeCaulker.org HELP! Visitor Center Goods & Services San Pedro Town
BelizeSearch.com Message Board Lodging Diving Fishing Things to Do History
BelizeNews.com Maps Phonebook Belize Business Directory
BelizeCards.com Picture of the Day

The opinions and views expressed on this board are the subjective opinions of Ambergris Caye Message Board members
and not of the Ambergris Caye Message Board its affiliates, or its employees.

Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1.1