Freediving

FreeDiving is the sport of breath-holding or Apnea. There are many types of FreeDiving including Static, Dynamic, Constant Weight, Free Immersion, Variable Weight and No Limits. Read more about FreeDiving here at DeeperBlue.com

Review: The 2014 Lunocet Monofin – Part II

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In this article, I will focus on the actual performance that the 2014 Lunocet with classic flukes provides, in the context of high-performance / competitive Freediving, versus other fins / forms of propulsion. See part 1 of the 2014 Lunocet review covering comfort, portability, robustness, convenience, ability to use in proximity of others, etc. The […]

Pure Apnea 2014 Dynamic Bi-fin World Championship To Be Held In November

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Pure Apnea has announced that it will hold a dynamic bi-fin freediving world championship competition this coming November.  Pure Apnea has announced itself as a new Freediving education and competitive agency – very much like AIDA International and CMAS. The event will feature two competitions that will take place simultaneously — one in Brno, Czech […]

Emperor Divers’ Resort In Egypt Now Offering Freediving Packages

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Emperor Divers has introduced freediving at its Hamata resort in Egypt: The Red Sea offers year round tropical crystal clear warm waters, technicolour coral gardens and marvelous marine life combined with Hamata’s tranquil and peaceful sanctuary. Emperor Hamata also offers freediving lessons with Alessandro Pinna, an APNEA Academy Freediving Instructor with the ability to teach […]

[VIDEO] Remembering Loic Leferme

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This week’s video remembers the French Freediver Loïc Leferme (28 August 1970 — 11 April 2007) who passed away whilst training for a planned record attempt in July 2007.  Loic was one of the co-founders of the international Freediving Federation AIDA in 1990 along with Roland Specker and Claude Chapuis. Got a great video to share? Feel […]

Nat Geo Announce “Free Dive Live With William Trubridge”

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The National Geographic TV Channel has announced that it is going to air a live special with World Record Holder Freediver William Trubridge. Titled Free Dive Live With William Trubridge it is a follow from it’s Live From Space special.  The freediving special will follow the 15-time free-diving record-holder and current world champion as he attempts […]