CAIRO, Egypt -- The World Underwater Federation confirmed Patrick Musimu's no-limit, free diving world record Tuesday.
The Belgian diver reached a depth of 687.6 feet on June 30 on Egypt's Red Sea coast -- beating the previous mark of 561 feet, set in 2004.
NAUI Worldwide also ratified the record-breaking dive. Musimu
has previously held the free diving world record.