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Ted Harty

Freediving Contributor

Ted Harty started teaching scuba in 2005. He was originally an instructor for NAUI, PADI and SSI. He became an Performance Freediving International Instructor (PFI) in 2009, and founded Immersion Freediving in 2010. He was the captain of the 2012 USA Freediving team, a USA freediving record holder, and 279ft freediver. He is a PFI Instructor Trainer as well as a PFI Advanced Instructor. He teaches people to dive deeper, stay longer and become safer, 5 students at a time year round in Fort Lauderdale. You can see his course schedule @ www.Immersionfreediving.com

Stories by Ted
Improve Your Air Consumption
Training In the Water

How To Improve Your Air Consumption

Breathing like this also lowers your heart rate, which will help your air consumption.

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snorkel tips
Training Freediving

Tips For The Lowly Snorkel

This slight change in setup will absolutely reduce the amount of water you get in your snorkel, which will benefit any diver, regardless of experience.

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New stuff
Ray Mutilation

Locals Take a Stand over Ray Mutilation and Slaughter

Local divers and ocean lovers in Melbourne, Australia have started a campaign in Port Phillip Bay to put a stop to illegal ray mutilation and slaughter.
by Guest Author
Best Diving in New Caledonia

Best Diving in New Caledonia

Tiny New Caledonia, in the South Pacific between Brisbane, Australia and Fiji, is a diver’s paradise. Here’s a peek at the best diving in New Caledonia.
by Kathryn Curzon
frogfish

Marine Species: Frogfish

A diver and photographer favorite, frogfish have a reputation of being hard to find. What’s the best way to spot one of these distinctive fish on a dive?
by Hélène Reynaud
Dive Safety Equipment

Top Five Pieces of Dive Safety Equipment

These top five pieces of dive safety equipment can help make your dives more comfortable, stress-free and, potentially, save the day.
by Marcus Knight