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Water. Indispensable part of life. It represents three quarters of our organism. It has made us feel comfortable as long as we have existed. Re-discover this irreplaceable link between our existence and our wellbeing. Feel the peace and quiet of the sea and sea depths, which attract the multiple world record holder in freediving, Alenka Artnik. Feel the power of Earth’s energy that rushes to the surface in healing thermal springs of Slovenian natural health resorts and spas. Dive into the sea of wellbeing, which you can experience just like Artnik in the waters of Slovenia.

Alenka Artnik, the queen of sea depths

If we lived in a fairytale, Alenka Artnik could have easily been a mermaid. As an exceptional freediver who has been brought up on the Slovenian coast, she has pushed the boundaries, reaching the depths of the sea without the use of a scuba tank several times. Ever since she could remember, Artnik felt a connection to water and sports. As a child, she practised kayaking and attended championships. But her difficult personal story prevented her from further competition. It was only in her early thirties that she returned to sports more seriously. This time, she chose freediving.

Water saved my life.

Alenka Artnik, world-renowned freediver

Although this water sport gave wings to Artnik and freed her from the chains of the past, she is aware that mental health must also be nurtured for success. Meditation, wellbeing and relaxation are thus the bases for the world records which Artnik attained one after another.

 

Water is my element. Everything becomes slower down there.

Alenka Artnik

 

Relaxation and tranquillity among sea waves

Artnik has been connected to the sea for most of her life. The sea serves as an inspiration, meditation and the source of strength for this Koper native, which was very useful when she had to deal with the difficult trials of life. She enjoys looking at its soothing azure and taking in a deep breath of salt-scented air. She finds inspiration and peace within when meditating among the fragrant pine trees, which is beneficial for her sports career as well. And the peace she feels while surrounded by the vast underground world is precious and cathartic for her.

Fresh energy among thermal springs

Slovenia’s thermal spas and health resorts are crucial for Artnik’s regeneration. The Koper native says that she can rest only when she returns home, to Slovenia. Thermal springs, with their diverse chemical composition, contribute significantly to the regeneration of athletes, helping to alleviate certain medical conditions and enhancing health and wellbeing. There is also that liberating feeling of floating in pools of thermal water that gently caresses us like a mother’s touch. In the healthy waters of Slovenia, Artnik also finds the fresh energy for her new endeavours.

Wellbeing is of the utmost importance for freedivers. And I can’t imagine a better place to find it than at home, in Slovenia.

Alenka Artnik

 

 

 

Feel good in the water like Artnik

Let the dedication of Alenka Artnik to water also be an inspiration for you. Find your peace, relaxation and wellbeing while listening to sea waves and the burbling of thermal springs. Allow the pleasant freshness and the soothing power of water to embrace you.

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