A few Friday mornings ago I had the pleasure of doing an interview for a woman planning to write a book about mental and spiritual awakenings through freediving. The interviewer was a nice woman who asked really insightful questions. Sure she asked a bit of the same old thing I […]
“What is the pill which will keep us well, serene, contented? Not my or thy great-father’s, but our great-grandmother Nature’s universal, vegetable, botanic medicines, by which she has kept herself young always, outlives so many old Parrs in her day, and fed her health with their decaying fatness.
One of the most limiting factors for freedivers is the inability to equalize at depth. One of the most limiting factors for the freedive instructor is to teach students to equalize. To some degree, the process of equalization, or making the pressure on both sides of the eardrum the […]
Inspired by a recent episode of my favorite radio show, “This American Life
With every dive we are trying to find the deeper meaning of freediving. We feel like part of the elite when we describe our esoteric sport. We boast to our friends and families about five plus minute breatholds and the meters upon meters that we swim straight down into the […]