Andrea Zuccari reached -155 metres and breaks Italian National Record

andrea1

Italian freediver Andrea Zuccari has published his phenomenal achievement in a No-Limits dive to 155 metres. Andrea started the training for this dive as a project and has been filming his progress on YouTube. He also set a tandem record on 21st January 2013 with Stavros Kastrinakis with a dive to -126 mt, establishing a […]

Andrea Zuccari Opens New Freediving Centre in Sharm El Sheikh

Andrea Zuccari, ex-partner and instructor at Only One Apnea Center, will take over the center located in the Club Sharm hotel in Sharm El Sheikh, which is soon to be called Freediving World Apnea Center. In the meantime, Only One Apnea Center will move to a new location. Freediving World is focused on the development […]

Freedivers Wanted for Pearl Diving Show at Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi

The eagerly anticipated waterpark on Yas Island enters its final phases of development with the unveiling of its official name and logo: Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi. With its original and immersive theme which pays tribute to Emirati culture and the country’s pearl diving heritage, the iconic waterpark is set to welcome guests in the fourth […]

BLUE Ocean Film Festival with Rod Roddenberry

EWR RDT headshot

Rod Roddenberry, the son of Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry and the Roddenberry Dive Team will be in Monterrey for the BLUE Ocean Film Festival as well as for a host of events in advance of BLUE 2012. Rod, executive producer of Trek Nation, is a certified Divemaster and has participated in or led more […]

Day 2 of World Series Freediving Results

394221_268825599903986_1680249205_n

The results of Day 2 at the World Series Freediving event, the Odex-Treme Neptune Freediving Challenge 2012, have been released on Facebook. WSF is a professional company of world leaders in Apnea sport and education, intended to provide Freedivers an avenue of professional participation and continued interest in Freediving for the enthusiast and the sportsperson. Amber […]

Freediving World Team Championship Update

As the Freediving World Team Championship rolls on the list of results is becoming interesting.  There are many new faces from new participating countries, such as Malaysia and Spain. According to AIDA’s Press Officer, “the men’s division is led by Slovenia with Antonio Koderman, Jure Dai? and Samo Jeranko all having good dives and 247points […]

Day 1 of World Series Freediving Results

423701_268171669969379_1339745687_n

The results of the World Series Freediving event, the Odex-Treme Neptune Freediving Challenge 2012, are now published.  This event is currently taking place in Sydney, Australia at the Sydney Olympic Park Aquatic Centre.  

[VIDEO] Close Encounter in Shark Aquarium

This week’s video shows a routine cleaning dive at one of the world’s largest aquariums turns into an unusually close encounter (starting at 5:03) with a shiver of otherwise-docile sand tiger sharks (Carcharias taurus). My buddy ended up shutting down my camera as sharks are sensitive to electric signals. This clip was filmed using a […]