- Stig Åvall Severinsen
- 202 metre(s)
- Mexico (La Paz)
The longest distance swam underwater with one breath (open water) is 202 m (662 ft 8.7 in), and was achieved by Stig Severinsen (Denmark) in La Paz, Baja California Sur, Mexico, on 26 November 2020.
Stig is a multi-record holder, for example he is the previous record holder for Longest time breath held voluntarily (male). Stig undertook this record attempt to inspire children and to raise awareness to protecting the oceans and the wildlife that live there.