Through Samilei Hoarau
Sunday October 17th, the world organ donation and transplant day. On the occasion of this event, the association Freediving Solid’Air organize a new freediving challenge, in Annecy (Haute-Savoie).
The objective of this challenge: to inform the public on the subject of organ donation and transplantation.
26,000 seconds without breathing
The association acquired by Christophe Job, has a habit of launching sport challenges of this type for charitable actions.
This will therefore still be the case this Sunday, where freedivers come from several clubs in France and Navarre will meet in Annecy. For three hours, they will try to hold their breath, cumulatively, for 26,000 seconds.
In 2019, more than 26,000 people needed a transplant, according to the Federation of associations for the donation of human organs and tissues.
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