We are pleased to inform you that the Dive Market Development Group (MDG) is organizing the Philippine freediving expedition of Guillaume Nery, French celebrity freediving champion, to promote the Philippines as Asia’s premiere freediving destination.
Guillaume Nery, arguably the most popular freediver at present, is a multiple world record holder and a two-time world champion for freediving. He also conducts training on deep diving at the Centre International de Plongee en Apnee (CIPA) or International Deep Diving Center, the main freediving club in France where he is the President. He has produced and published several viral freediving videos, most notable is his base-jumping video at Dean’s Blue Hole which has 25 Million views on Youtube. He is also the star of Beyonce and Naughty Boy’s Brit Awards-nominated music video for their song Runnin’ (Lose It All). Moreover, he has been featured as a presenter on freediving in two TED Conferences.
Guillaume Nery’s freediving expedition in the Philippines shall cover various freediving destinations in the Philippines such as Cebu (Mactan, Malapascua, and Moalboal), Coron (El Nido and Coron), and Surigao del Norte (Siargao) from July 12 to August 15, 2017. He will also conduct two three-day workshops in Mactan (July 15-17) and Moalboal (August 4-6). A press conference, meet and greet, and film screening on freediving will be organized in Mactan to ensure positive media attention on the celebrity freediver’s presence in the Philippines.
Event details are as follows: