The Dive

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  • Paperback
  • 276 pages
  • The Dive
  • Pipin Ferreras
  • English
  • 22 April 2017
  • 0060779527

About the Author: Pipin Ferreras

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The Dive In 1996, Francisco Pip n Ferreras, a native Cuban and a world champion in the dangerous and controversial sport of free diving, met Audrey Mestre, a beautiful French marine biology student A passionate romance immediately bloomed between the two, and their love was bonded by a shared fascination with and devotion to the ocean They soon became free diving s power couple, testing the limits of their wills and bodies by descending to unthinkable depths.Then, on October 12, 2002, in a dive off the coast of the Dominican Republic, tragedy struck Audrey s attempt to break the world record of 170 meters ended in her death Now, for the first time, Pip n tells his story He shares the heart pounding adventure and fierce competition that fuel the sport of free diving and his own addiction to it He addresses the controversy that has followed him throughout his career and that spun out of control after Audrey s death And he relates the haunting story of his relationship with Audrey a unique and complicated tale of love and obsession taken to extreme depths. Read The Dive – scottishhomebakingawards.co.uk

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10 thoughts on “The Dive

  1. Katherine says:

    Before reading this book, I absolutely knew nothing about freediving I didn t even know it was a sport to begin with And I d never heard of freediving s super couple, Francisco Pip n Ferrares and his wife Audrey Mestre It just suddenly came on my radar one day see Watch This forinfo about that But after that little piece of news, I knew I had to find outabout not only Pip n and Audrey, but the sport as well What is freediving Well, freediving is a form of underwater sport Before reading this book, I absolutely knew nothing about freediving I didn t even know it was a sport to begin with And I d never heard of freediving s super couple, Francisco Pip n Ferrares and his wife Audrey Mestre It just suddenly came o...

  2. Lori says:

    I always glance at the staff picks shelf at our local library and this was sitting on it the last time I went in It went into my bag because 1 I m a SCUBA diver and am fascinated by the world beneath the ocean s surface 2 I watched Big Blue years ago and could not believe people would plunge to unimaginable depths on a SINGLE breath and 3 I m always up for a good love story This book did not disappoint Sure the writing itself was mediocre, and the writer himself has several character I always glance at the staff picks shelf at our local library and this was sitting on it the last time I went in It went into my bag because 1 I m a SCUBA diver and am fascinated by the world beneath the ocean s surface 2 I watched Big Blue years ago and could not believe people would plunge to unimaginable depths on a SINGLE breath and 3 I m always up for a good love story This book did not disappoint Sure the writing itself was mediocre, and the writer himself has several character flaws that I would argue contributed to the tragedy in this story but I couldn t put this darn book down this past weekend I still can t even comprehend Pipin s obsession with his no limits diving take a huge breath and hold it, climb onto a weighted sled to plummet FIVE FOOTBALL FIELDS below the ocean s surface, hit the mark below, then release a balloon that rockets you back to the ocean s surface, all in less than 4 minutes you hope And he describes in excruciating, horrifying detail all t...

  3. Andre says:

    I wish I could love somebody like he does.

  4. Michael says:

    I decided to read this book because I just finished Deep Freediving, Renegade Science, and What the Ocean Tells Us about Ourselves, which called into question Ferreras role in his wife s death After reading The Dive, I am convinced that Pipin didn t have any criminal intent, but I m also convinced that Audrey s death was mostly Pipin s fault.This book was very compelling The subtitle succinctly described the text a story of love and obsession No Limits deep sea diving sounds suicidal with I decided to read this book because I just finished Deep Freediving, Renegade Scien...

  5. Orchid says:

    a fascinating insight into the life of a free diver I found him to be endearingly honest about his shortcomings although I guess those are no secret, since there is anegative account of Audrey s last dive from his former partner Carlos In the end, I think it s important to remember that in scuba you are taught that ultimately you are respo...

  6. Katie says:

    Despite the topic and the author s traditional profession, this book was an amazing narrative about an amazing story As a certified open water diver, the way in which Pipin, and Audrey, experienced the...

  7. Elad says:

    A true tale of love and devotion, not just for the extreme sport but for his lost love.I ve been a fan and a participant of the sport for nearly 2 decades, dabbling in various forms of it though not nearly to the degree that they have They both reached truly remar...

  8. Lisa says:

    I really enjoyed this book It combines two of my favorite themes memoir and extreme human endeavors to tell a story I wanted to knowabout after reading about Pipin and Audrey online I read this in one day after receiving a used copy fromOnly 4 stars because I th...

  9. Kerstin Lampert says:

    Love binds us together in mysterious ways The divers in this story loved each other and their sport of deep diving I remember my dive instructor saying nitrogen narcosis can give you a feeling known as rapture of the...

  10. Alixandra says:

    Ive read this book way to many times to not be in love with it Everytime i read it i feelandlike pipin in his diving adventures I feel the way he feels when he falls in love with audrey and their life up until the tragedy Their experience and passion...