Saturday, July 20, 2024

Tickets Are Still Available For the 321FREEDIVE Conference In Fort Lauderdale


The second annual 321FREEDIVE Conference will be held later this month in Fort Lauderdale, Florida and tickets are still available.

Taking place at the Fort Lauderdale Aquatic Center, expert speakers will include:

  • Tec Clark: Risk Mitigation (Associate Director of Aquatics and Scuba-Nova Southeastern University)
  • Enchante Gallardo: Journey to 100m (Continental Record Holder in CWT 100m/FIM 91m)
  • Nick Fazah: Quest To Freedive the Andrea Doria (Director of Freediving-East Coast Divers)
  • Prime Hall: Deep End Fitness (Co-Owner of US Special Ops Designed In-Water Program)
  • Rosie Moore: Freediving Conservation (Wildlife Expert, Geoscientist, and Model)
  • Don Tran: Deep End Fitness (Co-Owner of US Premier Special Ops Designed In-Water Program)
  • Ted Harty: One up, One Down (Owner-Immersion Freediving and Freediving Safety)
  • Juan Valdivia: Neurology (Neurosurgeon, CMAS/AIDA Medical Advisor, Peru CW Record)
  • Peter Lindholm: Lung Physiology (Professor Hyperbaric and Diving Medicine)
  • Bizo Silva: Freediving Medicine (Emergency Trauma Physician)
  • Oli Christen Drew: Psychology (Co-Writer AIDA/PADI curriculum, Molchanov Movement Board)
  • Rachel Novak: Diving Off the Grid (Founder-Hike and Dive Community)
  • Allie Reilly: Breathology (Owner-Samudraflow)
  • Leigh Baker: Medical Plan for Remote Locations (Respiratory Therapist and Vertical Blue Medic)

Hot Topics will include:

  • Blackouts, Lung Squeeze & DCS: Current Research
  • Doping: Fact vs Fiction
  • AIDA & CMAS: Understanding Governing Entities
  • Navigating the Realm of Competitive Freediving
  • Social Media: Growing your Platform
  • Shark Diving: Risk vs Reward
  • DAN: Why Carry Insurance?
  • Overhead & Enclosed Environments: Risk Factors
  • Hollywood: Journey of a Professional Underwater Trainer
  • Women of Freediving: Past, Present and Future

The conference will also have a bunch of workshops, including:

  • Understanding Equalization
  • Mermaiding: Grace underwater
  • Flexibility and Breathing
  • Static Apnea
  • Freediving Specific HIIT
  • Dynamic Apnea
  • Freediving Rescues

For more info on tickets (which are US$192/~€175 per person for the four days), go to

321Freedive 2024 Conference
321Freedive 2024 Conference
John Liang
John Liang
John Liang is the News Editor at He first got the diving bug while in High School in Cairo, Egypt, where he earned his PADI Open Water Diver certification in the Red Sea off the Sinai Peninsula. Since then, John has dived in a volcanic lake in Guatemala, among white-tipped sharks off the Pacific Coast of Costa Rica, and other places including a pool in Las Vegas helping to break the world record for the largest underwater press conference.