The Apnea Total Freediving Organization and Education System has grown and flourished around the world, with highly experienced Instructors establishing their own freediving centres offering Apnea Total courses from South America to the Caribbean, Asia and Europe. These Instructors have initially worked intensively at the Apnea Total headquarters in Koh Tao, certifying hundreds of students which has provided them with the knowledge and experience required to establish their own freediving centres. Students will receive the high standards of Apnea Total education and accreditation from the following centres.
Suntan Tour is a sea-loving team with a deep passion in free diving based on Surin Islands, Thailand. We are inspired by the Mokens, the islanders with long history living at sea. Our captain is a Moken with a life-long track record of sea navigation and freediving. Our freediving expert spends more time under the water than on land, and holds a professional instructor degree from Apnea Total – a global freediving institute that upholds the highest standard of freediving. Our tour experience designer, with a professional experience in fashion design, and part-time traveling influencer ensures the trip is curated in an exclusive and personal way. Together, Suntan Tour would like to share our passion to you, and opening up your world to freediving, where the wonders of the sea lies ahead for you to experience.
Vertical Dreamers, Located in Taiwan, a hidden gem for nature-lovers and adventure-seekers. Vertical Dreamers are a group of professional freedivers who are passionately committed to providing freediving training to the highest standard. We offer freediving courses, coaching, and diving trips around this stunning island. Experience Taiwan like no one else and discover yourself like never before.
www.freediving-coron.com – Located in the “wreck-diving” capital of the Philippines, Freediving Coron offers freediving courses from beginner to Instructor level. The school also offers training sessions at amazing dive sites with a choice of lakes and 10 Japanese underwater wrecks.
www.freediveutila.com – This busy and successful freediving centre on the idyllic Caribbean island of Utila, Honduras offers Apnea Total courses from beginner to Instructor level. The centre has been established and recognised for many years and is operated by highly experienced Instructors who are teaching courses all year round.
www.apneabali.com – A reputable freediving centre in Bali, Indonesia offering Apnea Total courses from beginner to Instructor level. This very close location from the Apnea Total Headquarters in Koh Tao, Thailand, means that students can easily continue their freediving education and experiences as they travel throughout Southeast Asia.
www.freediveboracay.com – Highly experienced instruction of Apnea Total courses located on famous White Beach of beautiful Boracay island in the Philippines. This is the islands first and only freediving centre offering courses from beginner to Master level.
Freedive Tioman – Freedive Tioman is located on the island of Pulau Tioman, Malaysia right on the beach at Swiss Cottage resort. The school offers professional instruction in Apnea Total beginner, advanced and master freediving courses on their beautiful house-reef.
Apnea Koh Phangan
www.apneakohphangan.com – Located in Haad Yao on the island of Koh Phangan in Thailand, Apnea Koh Phangan offers experienced instruction of Apnea Total courses from beginner through to Instructor level.
Freedive Blue Marine
www.freedivebluemarine.com – Freedive Blue Marine offers beginner to advanced freedive courses. The school is located on the idyllic island of Gili Air, Indonesia, surrounded by white sandy beaches, crystal clear waters and beautiful corals. Freedive Blue Marine is ready to share their freediving passion and an unforgettable experience with all.
Roatan Freediving – Located in the Caribbean Sea, Roatán is surrounded by crystal clear waters that are calm and warm making this island one of the best venues for freediving in the world. Part of the Mesoamerican Barrier Reef, the second largest reef system in the world, you can discover a great diversity of marine life and underwater walls that drop-off to hundreds of meters only a few swim strokes away from white sand beaches. Roatan freediving school & training center is also the organizer of the annual Caribbean Cup Freediving Competition and offers Apnea Total courses from beginner to Master level with optional accommodation.
www.freedivetulum.com – Tulum is the gateway from Mexico to your Central and South American adventures. What better way to obtain your freediving qualifications than in the spectacular fresh water caves of the Yucatan peninsula. These cenotes have no current and water of mind blowing clarity. Highly experienced instructors with many years of teaching will take you from beginner to beyond while you explore the natural beauty of the Mayan underworld.
www.takataexperience.com – Located in Mahahual, southern tip of the Mexican Caribbean, lies an unscathed paradise for anyone who is looking for adventure. We are a team of professional divers, our staff is qualified in ecology, environmental management, and wildlife conservation. We offer freediving courses in several languages from beginner level through to advanced with small groups. While our dive center will make you discover what’s below the blue line, our research center will work to restore the biodiversity of the Caribbean Sea.
Apnea Total Malta
www.apneatotalmalta.com – Located in Malta, a privileged island that lies virtually in the center of the Mediterranean Sea (half way between Africa, Asia and Europe) with its crystal clear waters, incredible wrecks (ships and airplanes!), hidden caves, spectacular drop offs and amazing marine life; this is the freediving destination not to miss in Europe. Apnea Total Malta is run by highly experienced and dedicated instructors. The centre offers beginner to instructor courses as well as training and coaching sessions and freediving expeditions to the best hideouts on the island.
Buccaneer Adventures Niue Dive
www.niuedive.com Located on the beautiful South Pacific island of Niue, one of the most beautiful parts of the world. Buccaneer Adventures Niue Dive offers Freediving, Scuba Diving, In-water Whale and Dolphin interactions, Stand Up Paddle Boards, Inflatable Kayaks, Kids Club and more. Activities for the entire family to enjoy.
www.BlueChitta.com – Blue Chitta offers freediving and yoga trainings & retreats around the globe (Israel, Bali, Mexico, Montreal & more). They are based on the beautiful island of Bocas del Toro in Panama (bocasdivecenter.com) where they offer freediving courses from Freediver to Master Program as well as Surf Survival courses. All of their instructors are also yoga teachers, therefore the yogic philosophy infuses in all of their teachings. Chitta is a sanskrit word meaning consciousness and representing the connection between the mind and the heart; a crucial element when it comes to freediving. Blue Chitta’s team also takes part in freediving competitions as organizers, safety team and athletes!
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