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    Freediver died at Dahab's Blue Hole

    http://www.divernet.com/home-diving-...blue-hole.html

    I always considered freediving as described in article as some sort of suicidal. It is still hard to hear that another person died in this place...

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    What with that, the 2 separate incidents in the Kent area and Steve Slater, it's been a bad few days for the sport
    The sea, once it casts its spell, holds one in its net of wonder forever - Jacques Cousteau

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    Also a fatality on the U74 earlier this month which seems to not have been on the news, not even local news. Not sure if the body has actually been recovered.

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    I knew that guy and close friends with others who were very close to him. Indeed it's been tough.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mark weaver View Post
    Also a fatality on the U74 earlier this month which seems to not have been on the news, not even local news. Not sure if the body has actually been recovered.
    Had a pm about this which filled in some blanks. Sad news.

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    Sadly he died saving someone else, a tragic loss.
    Diving, and photography holidays in Gozo
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    Quote Originally Posted by smileydiver View Post
    What with that, the 2 separate incidents in the Kent area and Steve Slater, it's been a bad few days for the sport
    And two divers on Barra yesterday

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    Quote Originally Posted by Energy58 View Post
    And two divers on Barra yesterday
    Yes, just saw that this morning .

    A very sad few days and thinking of all those involved and left behind x
    The sea, once it casts its spell, holds one in its net of wonder forever - Jacques Cousteau


 

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