Sara Campbell launches fourth online freediving course

Posted by - 23rd May 2017

World Champion freediver Sara Campbell continues to launch her online series of courses called Yoga for Freediving, with the fourth course – Training and Performance – going up online recently. Training and Performance reveals how understanding your body and the natural laws of adaptation will help you create a training schedule and strategy which gives you optimal progression

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Wonder drug opens up freediving for all

Posted by - 1st April 2017

Who remembers Obirah? This was the substance developed by scientists in the Arctic Circle to combat alcoholism, but which – as a side-effect – absorbed inert gases and thus completely removed the effects of narcosis. It was flash-frozen into pellet-shaped tablets, and by simply chewing on one prior to a dive, you could happily descend

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Dance from the Deep

Posted by - 21st March 2017

  Just when you thought you’d heard everything… After underwater dining, underwater weddings, underwater pumpkin carving and even underwater music festivals, now we’ve got an underwater dance event (Dance from the Deep), which aims to shine a spotlight on the monster amounts of plastic currently threatening the world’s oceans. This bizarre event, scheduled for October

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Training with Jonathan Sunnex

Posted by - 2nd March 2017

Last remaining spaces There are just a few slots left in the 2017 calendar of intensive seven-day training camps held on the ‘Nature Island’ of Dominica with world-class freediver Jonathan Sunnex and his Blue Element Freediving school. Participants will learn about advanced equalization, performance and preparation, mental strategies, depth adaptation, dive strategy and much more,

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DAN joins forces with PFI

Posted by - 2nd March 2017

The Divers Alert Network (DAN) has announced that it is creating an educational alliance with Performance Freediving International (PFI) to improve freediver safety. “Freediving is an exciting and invigorating activity, and freedivers are a growing part of the diving community that DAN serves,” said William Ziefle, President and CEO of Divers Alert Network. “As with

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Online freediving travel show

Posted by - 2nd March 2017

Australian freediver Adam Stern is launching a new freediving travel show called Adventures on One Breath. The innovative show will follow Adam on his travels as he competes at the elite level of freediving competition and dives around the world. Stern, a PADI Freedive Instructor Trainer, is an accomplished freediver and the current Australian Free

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Technically free

Posted by - 2nd March 2017

‘Freediving’ and ‘Truk Lagoon’ are not normally two subjects that you would expect to see used together, but in a ground-breaking expedition at the beginning of 2017, a team of elite freedivers from Performance Freediving International ventured to the legendary Micronesian wreck-diving destination with a support squad of technical divers equipped with closed-circuit rebreathers and

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The Great Northern Dive Show

Posted by - 2nd March 2017

Get your tickets now for the premier northern event for divers! After the success of the Great Northern Dive Show’s inaugural outing last year, the team is bringing the event back to Event City in Manchester on 8-9 April 2017. The centrepiece of the weekend show will again be the world’s largest portable dive tank, in

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