Second Annual Christmas Tree Decorating Event

The Vancouver Apneist Freediving Club had its second annual underwater Christmas tree decorating event on December 6th. Like last year it was raining and we had only four divers who were brave enough to brave the 7 degrees Celsius water. However, we had much more shore support than the last year and we were able to actually get the tree pointing upright and decorated.

Big thanks to newcomers Ed and Sarah for rounding out the ...

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2nd Annual Pumkin Carving Contest

The Vancouver Apneist Freediving Club held its second annual pumkin carving contest on October 25th. After a couple of last-minute cancellations, four contestants braved the chilly water to carve their pumpkins while holding their breaths: Nikkey Ward, Greg Fee, Andrew Hogan and Tom Lightfoot. There is a photo gallery of this event. Club members of the club are invited to vote for their favorite and the winner will be announced next week.

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Easter Egg Hunt at Belcarra Park

On Easter Monday, March 24, 2008 at 11am members of Vancouver Apneists gathered at Belcarra Park in Port Moody for an 'Easter egg' hunt.

A counted number of golf balls were thrown into a specified area of the water just north of the dock and within about 50 m of the shoreline. Vanapneists used their underwater hunting skills to gather as many 'eggs' as they could before they were all collected.

It was a gorgeous ...

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