Diving in apnea by the Maltese islands from sailboat.
This little-known but wonderful sport that is gaining popularity day by day is the most natural way to discover the seabed. With virtually no help from sports equipment and with minimal practice allows us to enjoy the marine nature in total autonomy.
WHY MALTA IS IDEAL FOR THE PRACTICE OF APNEA?
Malta is an ideal place for practicing free diving or apnea country for several reasons: It has one of the best waters in the Mediterranean, clear and very clean with visibility over 25 meters ship wreck. Its underwater terrain is steep, significant depths are reached very short distance from the coast which greatly facilitates deep dives. Virtually no currents or tides finding us a calm sea and if waves. There is a wide variety of dives, pecios, grottos, tunnels, vertical walls that descend more than 30 meters ship wreck.
WHAT IS THE SPORTY APNEA?
Apnea or free diving is a sport that involves walking long distances or underwater breath holding voluntarily blocked. It is the most natural way to meet the marine and underwater.
The origin of its name is Greek "a-pnoia" which means breath.
You can practice in pool and sea and there are various ways depending on where it is done.
PATTERNS OF APNEA
In the pool: static apnea, dynamic apnea finned, dynamic apnea without fins.
At sea: constant weight, constant weight without fins, free immersion and no limit.
Who can freediving
To practice Apnea or free diving is not required exceptional physical form, a person with a normal physical condition can begin in this discipline.
Much of the sport depends on our mind control which we learn to control in the first courses we do with the knowledge of our body.
It can be practiced at all ages as long as it is practiced within personal possibilities
What do I need for freediving?
Sports equipment for practicing apnea basically consists of mascara, tube, leads, wetsuit and fins. It not inprescindible a buoy situation but it is highly recommended.
In "recommendations to begin in the snorke" You find details necessary equipment.
WE HAVE A PROPOSAL FOR IT
We propose to experiment and see the sea and the best diving in Malta in a natural and peaceful way aboard a sailboat designed for the practice of apnea as comfortable and successful as possible.
exclusive day trips or several days, with accommodation on the boat where you can combine dives with other activities at sea or on land.