As freediving becomes more popular in Florida, the importance of safety becomes vital. How do we help someone if they suffer from a blackout? What about rescuing someone from below? How do we prevent incidents like those happening in the ifrst place? What sort of physicological issues can happen and what are the signs and…

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We offer several freediving programs. The IANTD Open Water Freediving program is an introductory course focused on the fundamentals of freediving. This course takes 1-2 days and is focused on: The History of Freediving Equipment used for free divers The In-Water Environment Physics and Physiology for Freediving Safety and Problem Solving of Freediving Breathing and…

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Ever wonder what happens to your body before you have a blackout? What about how a mask squeeze? All mammals have the Mammalian Diving Reflex. How does it differ between humans and other mammals? What are the effects on your blood and freediving? These questions and more will be answered by Dr. Jani Valdivia, MD,…

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IANTD Freediving Program The IANTD Freediving program takes 1-2 days and is focused on: The History of Freediving Equipment used for free divers The In-Water Environment Physics and Physiology for Freediving Safety and Problem Solving of Freediving Breathing and Psychology of Freediving Open Water Training Exercises Cost: $265 per person Prior to booking, please review the Cancellation…

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This program teaches fundamental Freediving techniques for comfortable enjoyment in the aquatic world to depths of up to 20m / 66ft. You will also practice Static Apnea to help develop your breath-holding abilities and in-water comfort. Freediver covers the following: Safety and buddy procedures Equipment for snorkeling and freediving Proper breathing for freediving Techniques for…

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This program teaches fundamental Freediving techniques for comfortable enjoyment in the aquatic world to depths of up to 20m / 66ft. You will also practice Static Apnea to help develop your breath-holding abilities and in-water comfort. We are scheduling a pool/classroom session for Monday, Feb. 5 and Saturday, Feb. 10. Please call or email to…

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Only a few spots left on 2Shea Charters with PFI Instructor and award-winning spearfisherman, Bill Van Deman! It is Gag Grouper season… Just Sayin’! Work on polishing your freediving skills with a group of some of the most-talented freedivers on the West Coast of Florida and a charter that will cater exclusively to freedivers! For more…

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Zendog Divers is an informal dive club for like-minded people. Our mission is focused on local Florida diving including: safety, marine conservation and continuing dive education. In the past 5 years, the sport of freediving has become more and more popular. As humans born immersed in water, we have an instant connection with the water. Tuesday, Jan. 24, owner…

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