Caribbean Cup 2018
MAY 17th – MAY 25st
ROATAN · BAY ISLAND · HONDURAS
THE CARIBBEAN CUP
The Caribbean Cup came to be in 2001, and it has become one of the most important freediving competition in the world. World-and-Nation Championships from 5 continents and several countries are held in Roatan. High-level safety teams man the scene and together with distinguished international judges, doctors, and rescue divers professional ensure the safety of each diver.
Freediving Record Holders
West Bay, Roatan
When translated into English, the word "Honduras" means, "Depths." The story is that on one of his voyages, Christopher Columbus was caught in a massive storm just north of what would be called Honduras. The waves were so large that he attributed them to depth in the water. Just as soon as Columbus sailed past the storm, he wrote: "Thank God that we've left these depths." or in Spanish:
"Gracias a Dios que hemos salidos de estas Honduras."
All this to say that Honduras has long been known for its depths. Fast forward to the modern era, and you'll find freedivers pushing the human limits into deeper and greater deptsh than ever before.
Caribbean Cup, 2018
- Immersion (FIM),
- Constant Weight with Fins (CWT),
- Constant Weight Without Fins (CNF).
Join us this year at the Caribbean Cup 2017; you'll be glad that you did.