Thursday, November 30, 2023

10 Awe-inspiring Freediving YouTube Channels


What are your options when you are stuck in the dry and unable to freedive freely?

You can discover YouTube channels dedicated to offering tips, providing inspiration, and covering news, all of which are dedicated to freediving. Below is a compilation of YouTube channels filled with freediving tips, stories, videos, competitions, and interviews with notable names in freediving that are all accessible to viewers at the touch of a button. Check out the best freediving that YouTube offers and expand your list of subscriptions to keep your motivation to discover the underwater world alive, even in the driest periods of your life.

Guillaume Néry

Guillaume Néry, a French freediving champion, and world record holder, has created some of the world’s most recognized freediving videos and extraordinary short films with his freediving partner and underwater artist, Julie Gautier. From artistic pieces in deep pools to extraordinary compilations of freediving in the most beautiful places in the world, Guillaume Néry’s YouTube channel is a massive influence on freediving. It shows the world an incredibly imaginative narrative of the sport.

One Breath Around The World

Adam Freediver

Adam Freediver (whose real name is Adam Stern), an Australian freediving athlete, national record holder, and freediving instructor, is already well-known on YouTube for his “How to Frenzel Equalize” video that has guided many beginner students into achieving proper equalization techniques. His YouTube channel covers an increasingly wide range of informational videos, how-to videos, guides, and even fun peeks into his personal life. His enthusiastic way of speaking and love for freediving is infectious and makes his YouTube channel a must-have in your subscription list.

How to Frenzel Equalize: an equalisation tutorial from a Professional Freediver

Daan Verhoeven

Daan Verhoeven is a freediving instructor, national record holder, and an incredible freediving photographer/cameraman known internationally for his alluring photos and videos of freedivers in competitive and artistic settings. He collaborates with the world’s deepest, most talented freedivers to create truly awe-inspiring videos that inspire anyone who wishes to go on or is already deep into their freediving journey.

Freediving nemo33

The YouTube channel of includes DeeperBlue’s podcast, which covers what is going on in the underwater world from freediving, scuba diving, diving travel, and ocean advocate perspective. DeeperBlue’s YouTube channel also covers enlightening and in-depth DEMA interviews exploring diving technology and equipment. From interviews with top freediving athletes to controversies in the underwater world, become immersed in stories from under the sea from the comfort of your home.

One With Water - Exploring the Depths of Freediving

Freedive Passion

Freedive Passion is a YouTube channel created by Harry Chamas, a national record-holding freediving coach based in Dahab with ten years of freediving experience and seven years of coaching and teaching experience. His insightful videos cover various topics, including dry training techniques, overcoming equalization issues, stretching for freediving, and freediving workout videos. His channel answers questions that freedivers from every level might have, and his videos provide tons of free and useful information on creating your training plan.

Dry Equalisation Training For Freediving | Frenzel & Mouthfill

Molchanovs Freediving

Molchanovs Freediving is the YouTube channel of the Molchanovs Movement, a freediving education system created by freedivers for freedivers. This channel is filled with especially useful equipment and training tips for freedivers, fun dry challenges for freedivers of all levels, and informational interviews with various athletes and coaches for every freediving discipline, including Alexey Molchanov, a national and world record holder in most freediving disciplines and co-founder of Molchanovs.

Tribute to the life of Natalia Molchanova (2020) | Molchanovs Freediving

VB Freediving

Most avid freedivers know Vertical Blue as one of the most exciting freediving competitions to watch yearly. With Diveye, Vertical Blue captures the entire dives of top athletes worldwide, enabling viewers to see freediving techniques in detail and to share in the experience of competition. VB Freediving’s YouTube channel is filled with Live Feeds from competitions, highlights from notable competition dives, and interviews with athletes covering their competition experiences and training questions.

#VB2018 Alexey Molchanov's World Record Dive to 130m

AIDA Freediving

The AIDA World Championship freediving competition is home to many national and world records set by extraordinary freedivers worldwide. With the help of Diveye, you can view the dives of all the competitors from beginning to end and listen to in-depth interviews of top freediving athletes in between dives to gain insight into their lives, training regimens, and competition experiences.

AIDA Depth World Championship Villefranche-Sur-Mer 2019 - CWT - Day 1

Renee Blundon

Renee Blundon is an American freediving athlete, freediving instructor, and meditation, breathing, and wellness online coach based in Dahab, Egypt. Her channel features videos of her line dives, freediving training, competition videos, and tips and advice on breathing, nutrition, relaxation, and goal-setting, among others. She also has inspiring videos of her fun dives in shipwrecks and with marine life in different places around the world.

Freediving without Wetsuit, Fins, Mask or Hair Tie

Crystal Freediving

Crystal Freediving is a freediving school located in Koh Tao, Thailand, owned by freediving instructor Sergey Busargin. This YouTube channel is dedicated to training tips for freedivers, freediving science, equipment and book reviews, stretching and exercise advice, and how-to videos aimed at beginner and intermediate freedivers.

Freediving Equalization For Beginners - Do It Before A Freediving Course
Kristina Zvaritch
Kristina Zvaritch
Kris is an AIDA/Molchanovs Freediving Instructor, freelance copywriter, and one of the founders of SaltyMind Freediving on the little island of Xiao Liuqiu, Taiwan. She has written 100+ articles centered around freediving for and co-authored the Molchanovs Wave 4 - Competitive Freediving manual. When Kris isn't writing or teaching freediving, you can find her floating on a wave at the beach or struggling to learn Mandarin on land.