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Carlos Coste has Set a Record for Diving Deep Without Any Equipment

 - Nov 5, 2010   Updated: Aug 15 2011
References: telegraph
Venezuelan free diver Carlos Coste has set a new world record by swimming 150m deep into a cave without using any breathing equipment. Using only a flipper and a torch, Carlos Coste achieved this depth in less than three minutes in Yuctan, Mexico.

Carlos Coste is a professional free-diver and since his childhood, the underwater caves fascinated him. Coste also has the ability to hold his breathe underwater for seven minutes.

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