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On Thursday, December 16th, 2021, Super Typhoon Rai made landfall in the Philippines, leaving destruction in its wake to countless numbers of Filipino homes and communities. The disastrous Category 5 typhoon reached sustained maximum winds of 195km/h (120mph) near the eye, and while rescue efforts continue to this day, at least 208 deaths have been reported so far.
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Freedivers who want to become certified instructors face an important decision when it comes to which agency they will choose to represent. While there are a multitude of certification agencies around the world, prospective instructors should look for a reputable agency that offers support to its students and instructors, provides updated and detailed educational materials, and gives them the best opportunities and value in the professional market. Here are the top 8 reasons why prospective freediving instructors should choose the Molchanovs Education System for their Instructor Course.
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In this 3rd article of our Cyprus Freediving Stories blog series, we take a look at one of the earlier days of Freediving competitions where protocols and safety checks were overlooked. These incidents were instrumental in the revamp of freediving safety procedures, driven by demands from athletes for safer diving conditions and extreme care taken in the setup of the dive lines.
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