A fascinating study conducted by researchers from the University of California, San Francisco has discovered something new about lung function - our lungs make blood. So how did they do this, and how does this impact on the health of freedivers?
See Arthur Williams freediving on The Wild Weekenders TV programme on Channel 4. Watch him learn to freedive in Devon, taught by Go Freediving's Emma Farrell
On 31st March 2017 the much anticipated Blue Abyss and DiveRAID partnership was formally announced by way of a press release on the Blue Abyss website.
Check out Spearfishing on Jamie and Jimmy's Friday night feast, and watch an exclusive film of Jimmy Doherty learning to freedive with Emma Farrell in preparation for going spearfishing.
Happy New Year! Our Freediving course dates for the new year are now up and we can't wait to welcome you back in the water, whether on one of our courses, at our club or on one of our incredible holidays!
Scientists at MIT have designed a prototype furry wetsuit modelled on otters and beavers, who manage to dive and stay warm by trapping a layer of air in their thick fur. Read how this could mean the development of thinner and more flexible wetsuits for freedivers and how it works.
Ellie Simmonds: Swimming with Dolphins is a TV programme following paralympic gold medal swimmer Ellie Simmonds as she prepares to freedive with dolphins for the first time. The show also features Go Freediving's Emma Farrell as we see her teaching Ellie the freediving skills she will need for her trip.
We are delighted to announce a David Kent Freediving Equalisation Masterclass. David first learnt to freedive with Go Freediving's Emma Farrell many years ago and went on to become the UK freediving record holder in constant weight no fins with a dive to 73m. Learn his equalisation secrets and the exclusive dry training program he has produced in this unique masterclass.
When he was selected for the British Team, Carl Atkinson realised he needed to come up with a freediving training plan and fast. He'd been concentrating on depth and now he needed to up his game in static and dynamic Apnea too.
Carl Atkinson started his freediving journey with Go Freediving and is representing the UK in the team world championships this September. We sat down with Carl to find out what inspired him to take up freediving, and how martial arts helped him progress so quickly in top level freediving.