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Jerry Hall's world record dive

POSTED: 12:24 PM Aug 01 2013   UPDATED: 4:18 PM Aug 09 2013

Jerry Hall of Gate City, Virginia broke the world record for the longest freshwater scuba dive at 12:25 p.m. on August 1, 2013. Check out these photos from the scene of his accomplishment at South Holston lake.

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Jerry Hall exited the water around 1:45 p.m. on Friday, August 2. Photo by Meredith Machen

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