Legendary freediver Natalia Molchanova feared dead

  • Natalia Molchanova, a legendary freediver, is feared dead after she did not surface following a dive in the Mediterranean. She was diving to a depth of 115 feet near a port on Formentera island, south of Ibiza. She may have hit a strong current, it is feared.

    The 53-year-old holds more than 40 freediving world records. In May this year, she had dived to a depth of more than 70 meters. A search operation is in progress in the area.

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