Andrea Zuccari, Freediving World

Andrea Zuccari

Freediving World

Andrea Zuccari, born Swiss-Italian,started freediving at 29. He is specialized in teaching equalization and breathing techniques for freedivers and has created innovative didactic support training.

Andrea holds 15 Swiss and Italian National Records in CWT, CNF, FIM, VWT and NLT. He has also processed two NLT Tandem World Records diving to 125 m with Anna von Boetticher and with Stavros Kastrinakis to 155 m. Furthermore, Andrea is the deepest freediver in the World using a normal mask with a dive to 175 m in NLT. Currently Andrea competes, coaches and researches physiological effects of Freediving to discover the human limits.

Andrea has opened Freediving World Apnea Center in Sharm-el-Sheikh (Egypt). Highly qualified instructors in his staff can follow beginners as well as professional athletes.

Deep Med yoga and freediving centre, Malta

Deep Med centre


Deep Med is dedicated to teaching freediving and yoga on the beautiful islands of Malta and Gozo. They offer AIDA courses, freedive training, yoga, yoga for freediving and safaris around the crystal clear waters of the Maltese Islands.

Co-owners of Deep Med: Lyndsay Bilodeau and Fabrice Bonello DuPuis

Lyndsay is a yoga and freediving instructor. She has been teaching Interdisciplinary Hatha yoga for over 8 years all over the globe. After becoming a freediving instructor in early 2014, she saw an opportunity to combine both practices and is very keen on sharing her knowledge.

Fabrice has been a freediving instructor since 2016. He began freediving three years ago where he quickly fell in-love with the sport, enjoying the silence and relaxation it gives, as well as the mental and physical benefits. He enjoys both the recreational and competitive side to freediving.

Mandy Sumner, Apnea Hawaii Freediving

Apnea Hawaii

Freediving center and school

The founder and owner of Apnea Hawaii Freediving center and school, Mandy Sumner is a professional freediving athlete, AIDA judge and freediving instructor with a diverse range of experiences. Her accomplishments are in team and individual freediving World Championships, international freediving competitions, freedive coaching and teaching as well as program administration, marketing and sales. She has extensive national and international travel experience teaching individuals from diverse cultural backgrounds. Although Mandy's freediving career started in 2014, she has many recognitions, goals and awards, such as the first gold medal in United States history in the World Championships.