The time and training after Dahab

It’s difficult to explain the feeling I got, when I was freediving in Dahab, or maybe even more difficult to explain the feeling I had, when I came back to Denmark. In some way I felt lost, confused, and stressed about beeing back home. I thought about little else than freediving, and thinking about how…

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Combo-week in Dahab – Level 2, part 2

Day 2 So, as said I am the only one left at the level 2 course, but today we join everyone else for some training at Blue Hole, Dahab, and I have the privilege to have instructor Pavol for myself. We drive north of Dahab, passing the swimming pool, where we were the day before….

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Combo-week in Dahab – Level 2, part one

Day 1 It’s Monday and we have been in Dahab half of our time and I now begin my level 2. I am really looking forward to learn more, but I’m also a bit anxious, as I was told that I should just have done the training and not level 2. But here I am,…

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Ras Mohammed trip with Freedive Dahab

Ras Mohammed is located about 20 km south of Sharm el Sheikh, and is the first and best kept national park in Egypt. It is an amazing place with beautiful coral reefs and a fascinating marine life, and we are going there on our first training day during combo week with Freedive Dahab. Day 3…

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Combo week with Freedive Dahab – level 1

It’s 1:10 Friday morning, April 3rd 2015. Julie and I just landed in Sharm el Sheikh Airport. A driver is waiting for us to take us up north to the small town Dahab. At 4 am we arrive to a closed hotel but the driver calls the owner of Alf Leyla Hotel and waits till…

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Why “The Freediving Darling”?

Why is my blog named The Freediving Darling? I guess the word freediving goes without saying, but if anyone should doubt, this is a blog about freediving! It’s really difficult to come up with a name for your own site. You don’t want it to sound lame, pompus or boring. It should be catchy and…

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How it all began

I started scuba diving 3 years ago. It was actually by accident. My friend, Julie, and I was visiting my brother, Casper, on the island Bornholm. We were going to hike, see the nature and skydive. When we came to Bornholm the weather wasn’t good enough for us to go skydiving, so Casper suggested we…

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