‘Aegean EcoRunner’: Fuel Efficiency Record [Aegean Sea, Sep 2013]

aegeanIn September 2013, TRYGONS made history with the design and construction of the lightest ever commercial boat. The ‘EcoRunner’, as it was named due to its environmentally friendly attributes, travelled from Cape Sounio to Santorini Island, with a standard outboard engine, consuming barely 0,23ltrs of fuel per nautical mile! It is noteworthy that the equivalent previous ever registered record was more than twice the consumption.


Watch the full video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PeLqlJxUkTE

‘No-limits’ Freediving World Record [Spetses Island, June 2007]

herbertIn 2007, world champion Herbert Nitsch delved into 214m under water with just one breath. This dive was 30 meters deeper than the previous record and involved, apart from the athlete’s physical and mental skills, specialized gear and safety procedures. The equipment that secured this attempt, namely the diving sled and the safety system used, were designed and manufactured by TRYGONS.

Watch the video here: Freediver Herbert Nitsch - WR#20 2007 No Limit 702 ft (214 m) - YouTube