Head of the organisation committee
The “N.U.C” : Nice University Club
Official Village and Athletes residence
Below is the main equipment and safety measures we will have.
In case of emergency, a semi counter ballast system allowing a rising speed of the official rope at 2m/s. A back up system will be represented by a groups of 4 «cable pullers» and 2 scuba divers will be present too. 8 Safety divers (2 groups of 4) for the official ropes in addition with other safety freedivers for warm-up lines (2 per warm-up lines in addition with a supervisor for each rope). 8 safety freedivers for the training ropes in addition : 20 experienced safety freedivers.
2 emergency specialist doctors with their attached teams (2 persons specialized in emergency), 4 professional firemen to help each of them, 2 oxygen therapy equipment, VH, emergency equipment for cardiac arrest, 2 evacuation boats able to reach the fireman PC on the port of Nice in 3’.
Video with Diveye for the official ropes and for the training meaning 2 Diveye.
Strict control of the announced perf in relation with the athlete’s logbook documenting the depths achieved in the last weeks. 2 Sonar devices to track the athlete during the descent, and 2 for the training ropes.
The firemen station is at 3’ by boat, the hospital with an hyperbaric chamber is at 15′.
O2 will be available in the water at 6m for deep athletes, a scuba O2 certification will be asked during the registration step (or the day of the arrival) to note which athletes have the right to use such equipment. Without certification, athletes will have the possibility to be «helped» in case of a «problem» during recovery by breathing 02 in the doctor’s boat with a mask (O2 normobaric).
See below what we have done for the 2012 Team World Championship
2012 World Championship Medias Report
TV channels and radios who talks about the 2012 AIDA World Championship