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What Went Down at the Freediving New Zealand Depth Nationals 2018

What Went Down at the Freediving New Zealand Depth Nationals 2018

20 March, 2018 at 4:18 pm Comments are Disabled

If you’ve ever been curious about competitive freediving and what it takes to participate in a national competition, keep reading – we think you might be surprised.  People say that freediving is about inward power, discipline and control – and this was acutely evident at Lake Taupo during the 2018 […]

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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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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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My PADI Story: PADI Instructor Virginia Watson

My PADI Story: PADI Instructor Virginia Watson

26 July, 2017 at 9:41 pm Comments are Disabled

Photos supplied by Virginia Watson When you think of New Zealand, you might not think of scuba diving – but you should. New Zealand is home to some incredible dive sites and stunning marine life. As a PADI Instructor with Dive Otago, Virginia Watson gets to call these amazing dive […]

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I Love My PADI Pro Contest Winners 2016

I Love My PADI Pro Contest Winners 2016

20 December, 2016 at 5:11 am Comments are Disabled

Over the the past 50 years, PADI has been The Way the World Learns to Dive – and we couldn’t do this without our PADI Pros! PADI Pros change countless lives each year, and we asked you to nominate the instructor, Divemaster, or Assistant Instructor who inspired you throughout your […]

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Bollywood Star Dives into Fresh Role as New Zealand Tourism Ambassador

Bollywood Star Dives into Fresh Role as New Zealand Tourism Ambassador

15 May, 2016 at 7:41 pm Comments are Disabled

New Zealand was thrust into the spotlight in October with the arrival of newly-appointed tourism ambassador and Bollywood sensation Sidharth Malhotra. The 30-year-old Indian actor tried his hand at a number of activities including bungee jumping, sky diving, sandboarding and, most importantly, scuba diving. Sidharth touched down in New Zealand […]

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