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Freediving New Zealand Depth Nationals 2018

Freediving New Zealand Depth Nationals 2018

11 March, 2018 at 9:47 pm Comments are Disabled

The stage is set for the Freediving New Zealand Depth Nationals being held this Thursday 15th March to Saturday 18th March. The competition, which will be held over three days, will include all AIDA depth competition disciplines – Constant Weight (CWT), Constant Weight No Fins (CNF) and Free Immersion (FIM). […]

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Young Ocean Explorers and NZAEE Seaweek Contest

Young Ocean Explorers and NZAEE Seaweek Contest

26 February, 2018 at 4:13 pm Comments are Disabled

We all know kids are the future, and the sooner we encourage them to learn about and love our underwater world, the more equipped they’ll be to protect it. Since 2012, PADI AmbassaDivers Young Ocean Explorers have been on a mission to inspire kids to love our ocean through entertaining […]

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A Successful World Record Attempt in Victoria!

A Successful World Record Attempt in Victoria!

3 December, 2017 at 3:32 pm Comments are Disabled

More than 350 divers gathered in Victoria over the weekend to braved the rain in an attempt to set a new world record for the longest underwater chain of scuba divers. Divers came together at Rye Pier on the Mornington Peninsula on Saturday and joined hands to form a human […]

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It’s a Wrap! Splash Freediving New Zealand Pool Nationals 2017

It’s a Wrap! Splash Freediving New Zealand Pool Nationals 2017

20 September, 2017 at 8:07 pm Comments are Disabled

Photo supplied by Freediving New Zealand PADI were proud to sponsor the Splash Freediving New Zealand Pool Nationals held in Auckland over the weekend. The event saw freedivers from across New Zealand and the world come together to compete across three disciplines – Static Apnea, Dynamic With Fins and Dynamic […]

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Juvenile Great White Shark Rescued at Sydney Beach

Juvenile Great White Shark Rescued at Sydney Beach

11 September, 2017 at 11:54 pm Comments are Disabled

A baby great white shark washed up at Shelly Beach on Sydney’s northern beaches yesterday afternoon. After several failed attempts to return the injured shark to the sea, rescuers moved it to the nearby Fairy Bower ocean pool. The juvenile shark, nicknamed ‘Fluffy,’ was around 2 metres (9.8 feet) long […]

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Splash Freediving New Zealand Pool Nationals 2017

Splash Freediving New Zealand Pool Nationals 2017

11 September, 2017 at 8:32 pm Comments are Disabled

Freediver demonstrates Dynamic With Fin discipline This weekend, the Splash Freediving New Zealand Pool Nationals 2017 will be held in Auckland. PADI are proud to be a sponsor of the event and to support the growth of freediving not only in New Zealand but around the world. The event will […]

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