Abandoned Mine Freediving by Underwater Scooter

Have you always thought that freediving only takes you deep? It can take you anywhere! GoPro have released this fine example using their HERO4® camera from http://GoPro.com. When you go scuba diving you go to explore the environment, when you go freediving, you go to...

Guide: How to put on your new open cell wetsuit

How To: Putting on and taking off your open-cell wetsuit By far one of the most exciting moments in a freediver’s life is when that shiny new custom wetsuit has arrived and it’s time to go for your first freedive session in it. How you tackle that first...

Mission Impossible: Tom Cruise Freediver

The World of the Movies: Secret Agent More and more the skills of the freediver are being found to be the perfect way to produce cinematic wonderment. Angelina Jolie used a Queensland-based freediver in the Unbroken film to shoot the scenes of the pilot escaping from...

Lights Camera Action: Is it MTV or Rage next?

Freedivers Perform in Underwater Music Video In one of the more outlandish applications of freediving, WaterMaarq Freediving had the unique opportunity to join the Daperis Brothers (Jared Daperis and Daniel Daperis) in a supremely ambitious production of a new music...

Mermaiding: Become a Mermaid

Mermaiding, is it not becoming many a young girl’s dream to become a Mermaid? It’s now even closer to within your grasp as watching re-runs of The Little Mermaid DVD or Splash is put on the back-burner and real training begins. Last weekend, two students...

Freediving Training Tools – Pulse Oximeter

iHealth PO3 Pulse Oximeter It wouldn’t be the first time that you held your breath and felt your heart rate slowing. But just how slow does it go and what’s happening to your Oxygen saturation levels during the breathhold? This is a question asked many...

Freediving Talent Wanted for Music Video

SEEKING FREEDIVERS FOR MUSIC VIDEO A unique opportunity to be a Star!! LateNite Films is seeking talented freedivers with confidence underwater to star in an underwater music video. LateNite Films is a Melbourne based film production company. They’ve recently...

Greek Freediving Legend Stathis Hatzis

The Legend of Stathis Hatzis is a story that seems more folklore than reality, particularly given our relationship with the Greek gods. Flying back in time to 1913, the Italian battleship Regina Margueritta, anchored outside Karpathos in Greece, begins to raise anchor...