Egyptian Freedivers have successfully launched their AIDA national body with the first meeting of AIDA Egypt in Cairo on the 29th January.

AIDA Egypt Facebook Launch Post
AIDA Egypt Facebook Launch Post

Egypt has had a strong Freediving history – starting back in 1999 when a national team was involved in some of the very first AIDA International competitions.

Despite over 17 years of freediving history, it was only in 2016 that AIDA Egypt was formed and official documents submitted (and accepted) to AIDA International for recognition of the national body.

You can find out more about AIDA Egypt via their Facebook Page.


Stephan Whelan

Stephan is the Founder of His passion for the underwater world started at 8 years-old with a try-dive in a hotel pool on holiday that soon formulated into a passion he pursued in all his spare time. In 1996 his passion for the underwater world led him to setup When he gets time he enjoys both Freediving and Scuba Diving when not traveling for work or enjoying time with his family in London.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here