Intermediate Freediver in St. Petersburg, FL with PFI
Classroom: Aquatic Obsessions Dive Shop, 6193 Central Ave, St Petersburg, FL, 33710
Pool: 4800 5th Ave N, St Petersburg, FL, 33713
Open water: 674 NE Troy Springs Rd, Branford, FL 32008 or Boat Charter. If we use a charter boat the cost will be around $100/person per dive session (this amount may change depending on number of students). Diving depth may be limited due to the depth of the spring. If this happens you will concentrate on achieving LONG bottom times at 60ft!
If you need any of the following Freediving gear please contact Aquatic Obsessions.
Mask, fins and snorkel – Preferably low volume Freediving mask and long blade fins or mono fin.
- Wetsuit with gloves and boots – 3mm freediving suit required for pool and ocean sessions. Good freediving suit with attached hood is perfect.
- Weights and weight belt – Having an assortment of smaller weights to adjust for proper buoyancy is a must.
- Depth and/or timing device – A waterproof watch at the very least, better yet a freediving computer is perfect.
Check out general gear recommendations.
Don’t worry about lines, floats and those sorts of things, we’ll bring that. We also travel with an assortment of freediving computers for you to try out as well. Along with all of this we’ll video your clinic so you can review each day, your skills in the water as they improve.
The following schedule is subject to change. Any major changes to the final schedule will be emailed, to those who have registered, one to two weeks before the start of the clinic.
8am-2pm Classroom (1hr lunch break around noon)
8am-3pm Classroom (1hr lunch break around noon)
9am-6pm Open Water sessions 1 & 2 (there will be a lunch/snack break in between dives)
8:00am – 1:00pm Open Water Session 3
Please don’t plan flights out before about 6pm as we can’t guarantee what time the boat will get back to the dock.