Free Diving Career
2002: He broke the world record at -87 meters in the Villefranche-sur-Mer harbour, in Alpes-Maritimes, France. 2004: He pushed the record to -96 meters in Saint-Leu, la Réunion. 2006: He broke the record again at -109 meters in Nice (this record was subsequently broken by Herbert Nitsch at -112 meters in November 2007). 2011: He became individual world champion, with a dive to -117 m in Kalamata.
Attention - A Life in Extremes, a film featuring Néry was released in Austria, Germany and Switzerland. France.