Stig breathing 100% pure oxygen. And Bill Strømberg as coach and judge.

Silence during the attempt.

New Guinness world record: 20:10 Minutes

After the record was set, it was time for me to get in the water with Stig, Bill and the sharks :-)

Stig playing around

Bill is taking a break.

Freediver Stig Åvall Severinsen holds his breath in a tropical shark tank, at Kattegatcentret in Grenaa, northern Jutland in Denmark, Thursday, April 1, 2010. Severinsen managed 20 minutes and 10 seconds which is a new Guinness World Record. Stig was breathing 100% pure oxygen for 12 minutes before the dive. When breathing air (21% oxygen) Stig can hold his breath for 8 Minutes and 40 seconds.

Camera above water: Nikon D60, Lens: Nikon 18-200. Flash: SB400

Camera under water: Nikon D300, Lenses:  Tokina 10-17mm FE and Nikon 12-24mm. Housing: Sea&Sea, Flash: 2 x YS110a.