missing for promotion to Ai
Missing 3 WC, 2 course assistances, 1 CEC
"experience as organizer of major events or WC"
I was involved in the organization of many big freediving events since I began in 2001 with the "Nice team" : 1st Guillaume NERY CWT WR in 2002...Nice (87m)
4th Loic LEFERME NoLimit WR in 2002...Nice (162m)
Christian CHARRAS CNF WR in 2003...Nice (40m)
5th Loic LEFERME NoLimit WR in 2004...Nice (171m)
CNF WR attempt Topi LINTUKANGAS in 2004...Nice
Nice AIDA Open CWT / STA / DYN competiton in 2005...Nice
WC 2005 in Nice
Nice AIDA Open CWT / STA / DYN competition in 2006...Nice
3rd Guillaume NERY CWT WR in 2006...Nice (109m)
WC 2012 in Nice
and several french national records and french competitions...
"safety with great experience"
I was a safety freediver at the Sony Freediver Open Classic, international competition in Cyprus 2003. I worked as a professional freediving instructor at the CIPA (Nice) between 2002 and 2007...
during this period, I organized the safety for many national teams which came for training in Nice : France, Finland, Sweeden, England, Belgium, Netherlands, Swiss, Denmark, Germany... during this period at the CIPA with Loic LEFERME, Claude CHAPUIS, Guillaume NERY, François GAUTIER we organized the safety of thousands of big dives and we had the opportunity to improve the safety in many ways (counterbalance, teennis ball, etc.)
"competitor with experience and excellent results"
I participated at 2 competitions : a french pool competition in La Ciotat 2003, and the Sony Freediver Open Classic in Cyprus 2003 (team with Marcus GREATWOOD and François GAUTIER), international CWT / STA / DYN competition
other relevant facts
I judge many french national competitions and french national records
I judge one big competition in Cyprus 2004, BIOS Freediving Open Classic, with 3 WR : Carlos COSTE CWT 102m (first CWT dive ever below 100m), Johanna NORDBLAD DYN, Lotta ERICSON STA
I judge Martin STEPANEK WR session in Caymans in 2006, 3 WR : 106 CWT, 106 FIM and 108 CWT...during this session we had to judge (with my buddy Dimitris VASSILAKIS) 3 WR attempt in CWT for Mandy-Rae CRUICKSHANK
I was the president of the jury on CWT WR attempt of William TRUBRIDGE in 2012 (3 attempts)...Long Island, Bahamas
I was the president of the jury on the CWT WR attempt of Annelie POMPE in 2014 (3 attempts)...Dahab, Egypt
I was the president of the jury on the Vertical Blue 2016...Long Island, Bahamas...3 WR : Sayuri KINOSHITA CNF, William TRUBRIDGE, 2 FIM WR
so I judged 18 WR attempts, including 9 successful ones
I was also judge on 2 french records at the time bigger than the current WR : Pierre FROLLA 123m VWT and Stephane MIFSUD 216m DYN in 2006
I am in the Board of AIDA France since 2002...different jobs : secretary, treasurer, president, french team coach
I translated in french all the last versions of the AIDA International rules since 2006
I was an AIDA International Board member between 2007 and 2010, as "Technical Officer"...responsible of the rules...
of course I'm a scuba instructor, air and nitrox, instructor CMAS 2 stars (french state instructor)
freediving instructor : AIDA Master Instructor and CMAS level 1
I'm a french underwater federation (FFESSM) first aid instructor and I'm also a professional boat captain...
in short, I'm deeply involved in freediving for 15 years...
Eva Tommerup Johnsen, motionist og AIDA dommer, Roskilde