From the Publisher
This is the English version of the training manual at Umberto Pelizzari's Apnea Academy Academy (school of freediving) it is grounded on techniques and teachings inherited from Enzo Maiorca and the late great Jacques Mayol and perfected by Pelizzari and co-author Stefano Tovaglieri.
The book includes a history of freediving, and detailed drawings of underwater exercises, finning techniques and selected Yoga postures to enhance lung capacity.
This book is highly recommended to Skin-divers, Scuba-Divers and Surfers. It teaches how to hold the breath longer under water.
About the Author
Umberto Pelizzari is the Italian freediving champion who broke 17 world records in deep breath hold diving. Umberto Pelizzari is also protagonist of the IMAX film "Ocean Men" directed by Bob Talbot in 2001.