INDUCTION SESSIONS

*Covid-19 club update: Inductions will not be taking place during Covid-19 level 2. To find out more about these Covid related changes feel free to read the Club Update by clicking the above link in red.

As a club we welcome new members to join through the winter pool training season from April to September (Extended to late November due to Covid). To join you will need to complete a club safety induction that covers a basic introduction to apnea based pool training, how we run and structure our club training sessions in an online Zoom session @ 1 hour long usually from 7-8pm. This Online theory session is followed by an in pool induction revising safety and going over the buddy rescue and safety drills covering various scenario’s and an introduction to pool freediving disciplines.

These induction sessions will be run Monthly during our normal training times by a senior club member alternating between the Whangarei  & Kawakawa Pools. After filling in the online member and medical form, we will be in touch via email with more information and to confirm the training date and location you would like to attend. If these session times don’t suit and it it’s stopping you from joining please email us at northlandfreediving@gmail.com

We generally train in the pool for @ 6 months over winter from  April – September at the Whangarei Aquatic Center  Tuesdays 6-8pm and at the Kawakawa Pool Wednsdays 6-7:30pm.

For the first session you will need to bring:

  • Mask and snorkel or noseclip/goggles
  • A Wetsuit (2.5mm surf wetsuit or a 3 – 5mm OK)
  • Weightbelt or neckweight
  • Fins (not required but helpful)
  • Drink bottle