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Discover Freediving course

Discover Freediving course
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Discover Freediving course
$145.00
Overview
Have you ever dreamed of swimming like a dolphin or wondered what it feels like to glide through the ocean just holding your breath? That's what Freediving is all about! If you want to find out but aren’t quite ready to take the plunge into a certification course, Discover Freediving will let you try Freediving to see how much you like it! During the Discover Freediving experience you’ll learn proper breathing and swimming techniques to bring you past 5m/15ft depth. Take a deep breath and let the adventure begin!
What to Expect
You will meet your professional freediving instructor at 7:30am at the freediving school in Tamarindo. You will start the day preparing your first freediving experience with some theory about freediving equipment and techniques and a breathing and relaxation techniques session in our dedicated classroom. At around 9am, you will head to Flamingo in our shuttle and jump on the boat with your instructor for the open water freediving session. During this session you will learn underwater swimming, body positionning, duck diving and everything you need to know to be able to perform comfortable freedives beyond 5m/15ft depth. You'll be back to Tamarindo at around 12:30pm after an unforgettable underwater adventure!
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Reviewed February 12, 2018 via mobile
Ten out of ten

What a fantastic experience learning to free dive with the incredible Gauthier - a really talented free diving instructor. This was a brilliant course over two days where the very interesting learning was matched by great fun free diving in the beautiful sea. Gauthier is...More

Thank TanquerayTim
Reviewed January 19, 2018
Great Experience!

Gauthier is a great instructor (and dude!) :-) I love the idea of the 101 courses (free diving and spearfishing) offers a great introduction to each without a full commitment! Thanks for a great time!

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Thank Tish C
Reviewed January 15, 2018
An amazing gift ! I'm hooked !

My wife got me the certification class as a birthday gift. There hasn't been any surf over the last couple of weeks in Tamarindo, so timing was perfect. I can't believe how far a 2-day class took me. Gauthier taught me breathing and diving techniques...More

Thank Gil R
Reviewed December 26, 2017
Excellent Freediving Training

I did both the PADI Freediver and Advanced Freediver courses and received excellent instruction from Gauthier Ghilain. Gauthier is very knowledgable and enthusiastic about freediving and is also a very good instructor. In classes he is able to effortlessly switch between English and Spanish to...More

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Thank Anne B
Reviewed December 10, 2017
Great Experience! Can't wait for the advanced course.

Absolutely loved this course. Instruction was clear and patient. Gauthier is a wonderful professional and excellent at what he does. Highly recommend.

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Thank CostaRicanCoffee
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