Birgül Erken is Turkish Freediver Champion, national representative and an underwater model. She holds several records in various disciplines of freediving.
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A small excerpt from Birgüls athletic career:⠀
Since 2011, Birgül Erken represents Turkey in a national uniform. Coached by her husband, Mr. Değer Erken, and supported by Istanbul Technical University Sports Club, she continues to train and develop in a systematic manner. Together with her husband, Erken also participates in Underwater Photography competitions.
In 2013, Birgül Erken won a bronze medal in Speed Apnea at the CMAS World Free Diving Championship held in Kazan and managed to find her place among the world’s most renowned free divers. During the CMAS World Freediving Championship in Ischia Island in Italy, Birgul Erken won a bronze medal. In 2015, Brigul Erken competed in 6 different freediving disciplines and won a total of 5 gold and 1 silver medal.
On 18 January 2016, Birgül Erken prepared a special underwater show in Istanbul Aquarium where she held her breath for 5 minutes while performing various activities.
In April 2019 Brigül Erken won a special competition in the Bulgarian Sofia. She won the Gold Medal in the Dynamic Freediving Cup category in 2019 for the third time, where she participated on behalf of the 1903 Canakkale Beşiktaş Association and won the Women's Overall Women's Award with the combined points of all competitions.