Freediving in Indonesia

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Quiet, serene and, peaceful are probably adjectives that perfectly describe free diving.

Free diving is the sport of diving while the  diver descends on a single breath of air, holding his/her breath. Many divers or swimmers would have practiced freediving – every time you hold your breath and swim underwater you are actually freediving!

It is also considered as a competition oriented activity. Unlike snorkeling and skin diving, the main goal is to spend as much time underwater as possible. Freediving is also about familiarity, ease, relaxation and energy conservation.

To learn to freedive, you need to find a competent and patient instructor who will guide you through the selection of your gear and who can introduce you to the basic elements of the sport in a step-wise, confidence-building fashion.

If you want to learn how to freedive, here are freediving courses you can join in Indonesia:

Let’s Freedive

lets freedive

Let’s Freedive is an organization to teach, train, and develop freediving activities in terms of introduction, education, competition, or fun. In Let’s Freedive you will learn how to enjoy the ocean in one breath safely and comfortable to help you stay longer underwater. The instructor in Let’s Freedive is qualified and has dived to more than 40 meters underwater and hold breath for almost 5 minutes. He is also AIDA (Association International Development of Apnea) certified, so you can trust your freediving course to him.

Contact:

Freedive course: Jason Hakim (081294697969)

https://letsfreedive.com/

Ousia Free Diving

Ousia

This academy is working closely with AIDA International and Apnea International. The trainings in Ousia Free Diving focus on the fundamentals and deep understanding of freediving. Courses available in Ousia are AIDA International courses, Apnea International courses, and other non-certification courses.

Address:

Rasuna Office Tower, 4th floor podium, Unit TO-07, Jalan Taman Rasuna South, Kuningan South Jakarta

Contact person: Joshua Surjo (0811-907-594)

Email: yoshua.surjo@gmail.com

http://www.ousiafreediving.com/

Freedive Gili

freedive gili

Founded by Mike and Kate, freedivers, instructors and athletes, this school offers the best of everything you need to develop as a freediver. Located on the beach front of Gili Trawangan, you will find an optimal freediving conditions and daily sunsets to make your learning session more fun. The freediving courses here are taught by highly trained, experienced and enthusiastic English-speaking instructors.

Contact:

Email: info@freedivegili.com

Phone: 087157187170 or 0370-6140503

http://www.freedivegili.com/

Freedive Flow

freedive flow

Freedive Flow boasts a brand new state of the art center with a 20 meter pool with two marked swimming lanes, a shaded stretching area and a dedicated freediving boat. All course levels from beginner to instructor of AIDA and PAFI freediving are available on the spot. Freedive Flow always has a minimum of three additional instructors on site so your course can start almost any day.

The base of Freedive Flow is in the harbor of Gili Air (Ocean5), West Nusa Tenggara. For enquiries about courses and training you can contact 08113981166 or email info@freediveflow.com

http://www.freediveflow.com/

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  1. Freedive Weh is located on the stunning jungle covered island of Pulau Weh. Nature here is dominant and well preserved, both on land and in the sea, where some of the most gorgeous coral reefs of South East Asia can be found. The bay where our freedive centre is nested has deep, calm and warm waters all year round, making it a perfect location for training at all levels.
    We offer freediving courses from beginner up to instructor level with the most reputable and widely recognized training agencies worldwide, such as AIDA and CMAS (FFESSM). Our focus is on safety and on the highest quality of teaching, so we provide more learning time then most of the other freediving schools (we offer freediving courses for beginners in 3 days and advanced freediving courses in 4 days). We also offer equalization workshops, training programs tailored for athletes, coached sessions for freedivers of all levels, as well as exploration dives on the most interesting dive sites of the island, including WW2 shipwrecks, gorgeous reefs with reef sharks and giant trevallies, and an underwater geothermal hotspring bubbling up sulfuric gases. Our equipment is brand new and perfectly maintained, including freediving gear from Cressi, medical oxygen kit and a sled for no limits disciplines.
    At Freedive Weh we provide personalized coaching and we focus on individual needs, addressing specific problems and dedicating all our time and experience to fix them. The didactic coordinator is the world champion and multi-agency instructor trainer Remy Dubern, founder of Blue Addiction, the most eminent freediving training centre in France. Both he and his team are passionate instructors who guarantee the highest training and safety standards, providing the best possible service within the cheerful and family like atmosphere of the school.

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