Wife videos last moments of fitness coach and woman he was trying to save from stormy Spanish waves

, Wife videos last moments of fitness coach and woman he was trying to save from stormy Spanish waves, Nzuchi Times National News

This is the moment two fitnesses coaches plunged to their deaths off of a cliff edge on the coast of eastern Spain

Footage shows the heart-stopping moment Russian Daniil Gagarin, 30, dives into the choppy waters in an attempt to rescue Emma Monkkonen, 24, of Finland. 

The tragic incident unfolded at the La Zorra cove in Torrevieja on September 23.  

The video, captured by the wife of Mr Gagarin, shows Ms Monkkonen diving into the sea first. 

, Wife videos last moments of fitness coach and woman he was trying to save from stormy Spanish waves, Nzuchi Times National News

, Wife videos last moments of fitness coach and woman he was trying to save from stormy Spanish waves, Nzuchi Times National News

, Wife videos last moments of fitness coach and woman he was trying to save from stormy Spanish waves, Nzuchi Times National News

, Wife videos last moments of fitness coach and woman he was trying to save from stormy Spanish waves, Nzuchi Times National News

The tragic incident unfolded at the La Zorra cove in Torrevieja on September 23 (Pictured left: Mr Gagarin while, right. Ms Monkkoken) 

, Wife videos last moments of fitness coach and woman he was trying to save from stormy Spanish waves, Nzuchi Times National News

, Wife videos last moments of fitness coach and woman he was trying to save from stormy Spanish waves, Nzuchi Times National News

, Wife videos last moments of fitness coach and woman he was trying to save from stormy Spanish waves, Nzuchi Times National News

, Wife videos last moments of fitness coach and woman he was trying to save from stormy Spanish waves, Nzuchi Times National News

The video, captured by the wife of Mr Gagarin, shows Ms Monkkonen diving into the sea first

, Wife videos last moments of fitness coach and woman he was trying to save from stormy Spanish waves, Nzuchi Times National News

, Wife videos last moments of fitness coach and woman he was trying to save from stormy Spanish waves, Nzuchi Times National News

Mr Gagarin is seen jumping in after her and astonishingly he manages to pull them both onto the top of a rock

, Wife videos last moments of fitness coach and woman he was trying to save from stormy Spanish waves, Nzuchi Times National News

, Wife videos last moments of fitness coach and woman he was trying to save from stormy Spanish waves, Nzuchi Times National News

The pair cannot hold on and are seen in the video being washed into the raging Mediterranean

But she quickly comes into trouble as she tries to swim to a rock and climb out – but is washed out into the cove.

Both Mr Gagarin and his wife Darya, 24, are heard shouting to her trying to guide her to safety.

As she is being tossed around by the fierce waves, Mr Gagarin is seen jumping in after her.

, Wife videos last moments of fitness coach and woman he was trying to save from stormy Spanish waves, Nzuchi Times National News

Astonishingly he manages to pull them both onto the top of a rock.

But they cannot hold on and are washed into the raging Mediterranean.

In the tragic footage, Darya – also a fitness coach – is heard crying hysterically as the pair are swept out to sea.

A major search and rescue mission was launched after she called in emergency services, who found the body of the Ms Monkkonen almost two miles from the cove.  

, Wife videos last moments of fitness coach and woman he was trying to save from stormy Spanish waves, Nzuchi Times National News

, Wife videos last moments of fitness coach and woman he was trying to save from stormy Spanish waves, Nzuchi Times National News

Ms Monkkonen (pictured) quickly comes into trouble as she tries to swim to a rock and climb out – but is washed out into the cove

, Wife videos last moments of fitness coach and woman he was trying to save from stormy Spanish waves, Nzuchi Times National News

, Wife videos last moments of fitness coach and woman he was trying to save from stormy Spanish waves, Nzuchi Times National News

A major search and rescue mission was launched after she called in emergency services, who found the body of the Ms Monkkonen almost two miles from the cove

, Wife videos last moments of fitness coach and woman he was trying to save from stormy Spanish waves, Nzuchi Times National News

, Wife videos last moments of fitness coach and woman he was trying to save from stormy Spanish waves, Nzuchi Times National News

Mr Gagarin’s body was found the next day (pictured with his wife Darya Gagarina)

Mr Gagarin’s body was found the next day.

Both had worked at a fitness centre at a gym in the Spanish resort.

Russian expat in Spain, Alyona Maas, criticised the ‘daredevil jumps from the rocks into the abyss’ as ‘completely reckless’.

She added: ‘I want to say to adrenaline lovers – please find yourself safer activities.’