Congratulations to our instructor Azua Shafii for winning overall Female in two pool freediving competition recently in Jakarta and Hong Kong, and also broke two new Malaysia record in Dynamic No fins and also Static.
In Jakarta, she competed for the third time in ID Apnea Competition 2018 and she won Gold in Dynamic and Dynamic No fins and also Silver Static with, 116m in Dynamic, 76m in Dynamic No fin and also 5min 02sec in Static which also a new national record in Malaysia. Last year she broke the record with 4min 48 sec.
The following week she competed in Hong Kong and competed in two discipline static and Dynamic No fin. For static she did 4min 02 sec and in Dynamic No fin she did 103m, a new national record with previous record is 95m which she set it two years ago.
Azua will have one more depth competition for this year which in Sabang, let's give her our best support .
Good luck Azua.
We would like to announce now Apnea Odyssey is official dealer for Cetma Composites in Malaysia. We are bringing Cetma Mantra and Cetma Prana to Malaysia. This fins can fit Mares footpocket, Pathos and Swing by Cetma.
Now we are back to business again. If you are interested to join any of the courses, you can go to registeration page and register.
For the first time ever, we will witness a team freediving event organized in world championship in south east asia. As we know, in freediving we have pool and depth disciplines. Every alternate year, we will have team event for AIDA world championship, and we will bring this format to South East Asia Team Pool Championship with all pool disciplines offered and all athletes need to compete in all disciplines.
The event will take place in Setia Spice Aquatic Centre in Penang on 10-11th December.
Everyone is welcome to attend and witness this event.
We will have team from South East Asia to compete in pool disciplines and the best team for South East Asia will be award in this event
Apnea Odyssey is hounoured to have Pepe Arcos to organize monofin course in Kuala Lumpur. We started the course with theory session, stretching and pool training.
stretching session to promote flexibility
Group photo. Hope everyone learn and gain new experiences.
Monsoon season has started for east coast Peninsular Malaysia. This means no more trip to the east coast by Apnea Odyssey for 2016 to the all beautiful island like Tenggol or Tioman.
But course will continue like usual. will teaching more pool freediving course in Kuala Lumpur, (you can strengthen your foundation training of breath holding here and complete the depth training when monsoon season end next year.
Alternatively, we still have west coast to offer you Level 1 certification. let'ss go to Penang and Payar Island for your freediving experience.
check our calendar for more trips and courses.
New record was set for pool disciplines:
DYN: 153m (female) by Azua Shafii
DYN: 131m (male) by Azam Hamid
Sta: 4:48 (female) by Azua Shafii
Global Freediving Forum, Freediving Workshop, Freediving Talk, Malaysia International Dive Expo (MIDE) 2016
For the first time, MIDE is organizing Global Free Diving Forum (GFF). Talented panel of speakers (Free Divers) representing from Australia, Singapore, Indonesia & Malaysia will share their expertise, knowledge and also their experience.
It would be held on 30 July 2016 (Saturday) 12.30pm – 1.30pm in Hall3,PWTC.
If you wonder how to increase your breath -hold time, you are invited to attend Freediving workshop.
The workshop will be held on 31 July (Sunday) at 11.00 am -12.00pm
Listen to Azua's talk on her freediving journey.
This talk will be conducted on 31 July (sunday) at 2.30pm -3.00pm (Main Stage)
Azua Shafii is a Malaysian Female record holder for multiple discipines for freediving in Malaysia. She is also the first SSI Freediving Instructor for Singapore, Malaysia Brunei.