freediving


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free·div·ing

or free diving  (frē′dī′vĭng)
n.
Surface diving or underwater swimming without the use of an artificial breathing apparatus, especially the sport of surface diving as deeply as possible on a single breath of air.

free dive n. & v.

freediving

(ˈfriːdaɪvɪŋ)
n
(Swimming, Water Sports & Surfing) the sport or activity of diving without the aid of breathing apparatus
freediver n
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The artists and works featured are Martina Amati, Under (2015), a multi-screen installation exploring freediving that Amati developed with anaesthetist Professor Kevin Fong, and Daria Martin's Sensorium Tests and At The Threshold (2012), films looking at mirror-touch synaesthesia.
Set to highlight regional and international talent within the freedive spearfishing community, the championship tested contestants' ability to accurately use a speargun in a swimming pool while freediving on a breath-hold.
Some of the challenges on the show have included a bicycle trek across the Empty Quarter and freediving to obtain bags of treasure.
The Fazza Championship for Freediving will be held from March 22-24 at the Hamdan Bin Mohammad Sports Complex in Ruwayyah.
25PM Born to be Free: Saving Russia's Whales A shocking investigation by a group of fearless freediving female Russian journalists into the global trade in wild sea mammals.
The DOT is also pushing the Philippines to become the freediving capital of the world.
In addition to hosting trips to exotic destinations, Kirkconnell's team teaches Freediving for Spearfishing for divers ages 12 and over.
SeaOman - the marine leisure arm of Oman Sail - is offering a unique opportunity to swim with the majestic creatures alongside world freediving record holder and environmental educator, Pierre Frolla.
Keenan was an Irishman who lived in Dahab for the last eight years, where he practiced freediving, which means diving without an oxygen tank relying only on holding breath.
Oman is widely recognised as one of the planet's premiere dive locations, with the whale shark season through September and November an annual highlight, and SeaOman -- the marine leisure arm of Oman Sail -- is offering a unique opportunity to swim with the majestic creatures alongside world freediving record holder and environmental educator, Pierre Frolla.