Freediving Instructors International’s Kona Camp offers six unparalleled days of freediving in one of the most beautiful diving destinations in the world. Join world champion freedivers Niki & Martin Stepanek in Hawaii on October 21st through October 28th and experience the blue like you never have before. At ‘camp’ you can work with F.I.I. on your own goals: whether […]
As you may have guessed this was an April Fool’s Joke for 2012. Scroll to the bottom for more info. Eco-Fashion brand Rapanui in partnership with the University of The Isle of Wight in the UK has taken an innovative approach to the issue of transparency and traceability within the fashion industry by developing a […]
Diving For a Cause (DFAC), is a charitable organization run by spearfisherwomen (and men) who share their catch and unique skills with those in need. Every year DFAC hosts an invitational spearfishing tournament to raise funds and awareness for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation’s research for a cure. The inspiration behind this annual event is a five year-old boy named Troy Tosun. […]
Our friends over at Sport Diver UK have announced their 2012 awards, allowing you to nominate your favourite companies and people – and be in with the chance of winning one of two awesome prizes worth over £5,500 (GBP) each! There are a variety of categories covering all aspects of diving, from Best Manufacturer to […]
AfriOceans Conservation Alliance, a non-profit organisation focused on Shark and Marine Conservation in Africa, has launched a new campaign called “Rethink the Shark” with a new viral video doing the rounds called “Rethink the Shark: Meet Wilson”. The campaign looks to challenge people’s thinking on sharks by raising the fact that every shark attack raises […]
Eric De Vries, an experienced free diver, has died while spearfishing off the Kapiti Coast in New Zealand on Saturday 3rd December 2011. Eric failed to surface as scheduled about 11.20am, after he had been spotted spearing a kingfish and was brought ashore about 12.40pm. Dave Mullins, former AIDA Dynamic (DYN) World Record Holder, was […]
Countries around the world are finally taking notice of the urgent need for shark protection. Ocean ambassadors like William Winram and Fred Buyle are doing their part as freedivers to document the reality and to debunk the myths.
SpearDivers is a television show filmed primarily in the Florida Keys with future episodes to be shot in additional locations such as Hawaii and the Bahamas. The premise of the show is to highlight and promote the fun and adventure of the hunt spearfishing while free diving the crystal Caribbean waters of the Florida Keys. […]