Freedive Egypt Blog

22nd March, 2017

APNEISTS UK CLUB TRIP to Makadi Bay, Egypt

Steve Millard from Apneists UK enjoyed a fun filled trip to the wonderful Red Sea Coast with Mermaids, dolphins, changing octopus and treasures!  Read all about it in the link below.

4th March, 2014

The Great Northern International pool competition, incorporating the UK BFA National pool championships.

The UK Pool Freediving Championships will take place over the weekend of 22nd and 23rd of March 2014 in Liverpool. This annual event known as ‘Great Northern’ appears in freediving calendars for 5th year running and incorporates BFA National Pool Championships. It will comprise of all 3 pool disciplines, Dynamic No Fins (DNF) on day […]

4th March, 2014

Ocean Dreams – take on Freediving!

I have known Tina and Bob from Ocean Dreams for over 10 years and whenever freediving was discussed the general response from Nurse Tina was – it’s not natural!  So over the years they have done deep technical diving…. they have done rebreather diving… and lots and lots of scuba diving!  So on this trip […]

4th March, 2014

Giulio’s Journey

The look says it all… after qualifying as a AIDA 2* freediver Giulio is just on the boat for some fun freediving!  No pressures, no worries just lots of fun!               Divers4Egypt all enjoying the wonders of the Red Sea            

24th October, 2013

Freediving in Yorkshire!

As Freediving grows steadily in the North of England, Apneists UK ( ) has had groups running all over the North West, starting in Manchester and Liverpool, and in Yorkshire for well over a decade. In Yorkshire, Sheffield and Huddersfield currently have clubs, as does Leeds on less regular frequency. In order to facilitate […]

5th July, 2013

Lovely Louisa makes 30 metres!

Louisa came to El Gouna again this June to find the depths of the Red Sea.  We started the AIDA 3* course and she excelled again with her new Mustang C4 fins helping her reach the amazing depth of 30 metres. Champagne was the only way to celebrate after she swam up from 30m with […]

1st May, 2013

بطل مصرى جديد فى رياضة الغوص الحر

بطل مصرى جديد يلمع فى عالم الغوص الحر. محمد المكاوى أول مدرب غوص حر مصرى من منظمة إس إس أى SSI . إستطاع بفضل الله أن يحقق أرقام مصرية قياسية جديدة فى بطولة AIDA Cyprus pool games و التى أقيمت بقبرص بالعاصمة نيكوسيا يوم الأحد الموافق 21 / 4 / 2013. الأرقام كانت فى إثنين […]

6th April, 2013

Dave Tranfield reaches 102m

Dave told me he was going to be in Sharm doing some training so I thought what a great excuse for me to go and have some fun training too! We arrived at the dive centre and all was flat so time to get ready for his 102 metre training dive.  In the 30 minutes […]

18th March, 2013

First Egyptian Freediving Instructor!

My name is Mohamed Elmekkawi; I am the first and only Egyptian SSI freediving instructor in the WORLD! I have been working as a scuba diving professional for the past 10 years and can now add Freediving professional to my resume. My story started when I was 6 years old, my dad taught me how […]

19th January, 2013

Course Dates 2013

The following are AIDA course dates so far for 2013 if you would like to join in send us a mail If you are traveling at another time just mail us to check availability. April 2013 Sharm Training Cyprus Competition AIDA 2* Freediver Course 29th April – 1st May   May 2013 2 Star Course – 2nd […]