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Kikaha Apnea Competition 2017

Start date: 18.02.2017
End date: 20.02.2017
Location: Kamuela, United States
Event Type: Pool Competition
Disciplines: STA DYN DNF
Organizer: Shell Eisenberg
Event Medic Name: Jennifer Filipiak
Event Medic Qualifications: RN
Additional info: *Staff subject to change
Safety plan: There will be a minimum of three safety freedivers in the pool with athletes during warm-ups and performances. Certified safety freedivers will run through freediver safety and blackout management scenarios before the competition. Competition medic will be on site to manage advanced medical care and provide O2 for athletes if necessary. In the event of an emergency, participants will be evacuated to North Hawaii Community Hospital, which is a level 3 trauma unit located in 18 miles/ 30 minutes from Mauna Lani Sports and Fitness. For the Static competition located in Kailua-Kona, athletes will be evacuated to Kona Community Hospital, a level 3 trauma center located 14 miles/ 27 minutes from the static pool location. *Staff may be subject to change
Minimum pool depth: 1.1
Maximum pool depth: 1.5
Main Judge: Annabel EDWARDS
Additional Judges: Carlos MAZO
Assistant Judges: JOHN HULLVERSON