The Auckland Freediving Club


Developing the sport of Freediving in Auckland

Auckland Freediving Club is New Zealand's largest Freediving Club. We provide a safe environment and structured training for beginners through to Elite Freedivers and Spearos.


Beginner and advanced AIDA courses to dive deep into freediving knowledge and build your skills.

Join us

Become a member of our club - train, dive and learn with us. We can't wait to meet you!


Pool and lake training throughout the year in different training locations across Auckland.

AFC Events

Regular BBQs, visiting film festivals, trips, and any other organised events we're doing together.


Get the latest updates, trip reports and competition reviews, get insprired and stay informed!

About AFC

Learn more about what our club is all about, meet the committee and get in touch!

Join Auckland Freediving Club

AFC Members get access to pool training all year round as well as depth training over the summer months. We also hold regular events for members - from trips to information nights. On top of this members get access to discounts at some local dive shops.


AIDA freediving courses

AFC is home to a number of Freediving Instructors who can teach both AIDA and PADI Freediving courses.

"Really clear and informed guidance from Brad and Nicky on the Aida 3 course last weekend. I came away with a lot of new skills and information. It puts a lot of the pieces together."

Matt, AIDA 3 Star student


Latest Articles

Tip of the Fortnight – 16th September

Tip of the Fortnight – 16th September

Body Extension in the Water Have you read last fortnights post on body extension and awareness? Read it here. This fortnight, we will build on some of the ideas shared in the last post and how they can be transferred to our pool training.Are you guilty of any of the...

Tip of the Fortnight – 2nd September

Tip of the Fortnight – 2nd September

Body Extension and Awareness A tight, streamlined body position starts from your finger-tips right until the tip of your toes. This fortnight, we will cover some exercises and stretches that I believe are key in training good body extension. It is important to...

Training Tip of The Fortnight – 19 August

Training Tip of The Fortnight – 19 August

  Box Breathing With summer and pool competitions round the corner, it is important to keep on top of your training whether it is your first comp, or that massive kingie you've been waiting on. Dry statics can often seem painfully boring, so hopefully box...