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Ousia Freediving Academy

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Pemuteran, Gerokgak 81155, Indonesia
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Freediving trip around Menjangan Island

Having only just passed our AIDA level 2, this was our first fun dive and Yoshua made us feel at... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
beckascott88
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Melbourne, Australia
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Great place to learn freediving

I had a great time doing my AIDA2 freedive course here. Yoshua is friendly dude and an expert... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
liamtw
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Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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We are a small but specialized school for freediving. We provide freediving courses from beginner level up to master level. We can also provide freediving trips around Pemuteran area as well as Menjangan Island. We provide certification by AIDA International, PADI, and Apnea International. Based in a tranquil, small fishing village called Pemuteran in the North-West of Bali.
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Pemuteran, Gerokgak 81155, Indonesia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Having only just passed our AIDA level 2, this was our first fun dive and Yoshua made us feel at ease from the get go. As we were staying in a hotel only accessible by boat it was difficult for us to get to pemuteran...More

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Yoshua S, Owner at Ousia Freediving Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Really glad you guys enjoyed it! I had great fun diving with you guys and showing you around Menjangan Island! :) Hope to see you guys again soon!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had a great time doing my AIDA2 freedive course here. Yoshua is friendly dude and an expert freediver. He gives personalized instruction in a relaxed environment. He'll also hook you up with some sweet underwater photos of your dives and videos to analyze your...More

Thank liamtw
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Yoshua S, Owner at Ousia Freediving Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your kind words, hope to see you again here someday, Haven't got the chance to see that live music. :)

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

He is just amazing!!! Love it! Great person and teacher!! Thank you for everything, I'll see you again soon, gonna bring all my friends xx Thank you for everything Una persona incredible y un profesor increíble !! Me encanto !! Lo súper recomiendo !

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Yoshua S, Owner at Ousia Freediving Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Gracias! Glad you enjoyed it :) See you again soon :)

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Yoshua Surjo once wrote in one of his articles "Dive freely, dive safely" and for me that term has been proven coming to practice. His way of teaching, attention to details, and all the discussion we'd had during the sessions really gave me a comprehensive...More

Thank Bobby Z
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Yoshua S, Owner at Ousia Freediving Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much Bobby! It's been such a pleasure having you here. Definitely looking forward to see you again for the advance level! It's gonna be so much fun! :)

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Reviewed 21 May 2018

I had heard amazing things about Yoshua from many people, but he definitely exceeded my expectations. I did my Master Freediver/ AIDA 4 with Yoshua over the course of a week. he made sure that the first day I was comfortable in the water as...More

Thank Naoko O
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Yoshua S, Owner at Ousia Freediving Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2018

Your welcome! looking forward to see you again in the north side! plenty of fundive site we haven't visit here! and definitely up for some more training... :)

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Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Did my AIDA 2 with Yoshua, such a good instructor and very helpful ! After I finished my course he took me out to work further on my technique which I am super thankful for. Definitely recommend Yoshua as a freediving Instructor, 5/5

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Yoshua S, Owner at Ousia Freediving Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2018

Thank you! It was such a pleasure to have you guys here... Should go and explore more freediving sites here someday :)

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Reviewed 29 March 2018

I am very happy that I had the opportunity to do my AIDA 2 course with Yoshua. Yoshua is not only passionate about freediving but also to be a teacher. He has high knowledge of freediving and the atmosphere was always very familiar and relaxed....More

Thank Verena M
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Yoshua S, Owner at Ousia Freediving Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2018

Thanks! I do think freediving should be relaxing and not something daunting to learn. :) Hope to see you back here again someday.

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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

I was fortunate enough to do my Advanced training with Yoshua and I can’t speak highly enough of the quality of training and patience he exhibits as an instructor. He was well organized and professional while still maintaining a high degree of flexibility and overall...More

Thank Cam H
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Yoshua S, Owner at Ousia Freediving Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2018

Your welcome! Hope to see you soon for more training and fun! :)

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Reviewed 19 March 2018

I had never tried free diving before but as part of my dive master internship, we were signed up to Yoshua's introduction to free diving course. From the moment we arrived Yoshua was friendly, professional and clearly very knowledgeable about free diving - his passion...More

Thank Georgina H
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Yoshua S, Owner at Ousia Freediving Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Thank you, I do hope you guys enjoyed it and do let me know if you ever stopped by again in pemuteran. :)

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Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

It was great and such a fun to go freediving with Yoshua! Although I do freediving for some years now, I still could learn much. I really appreciate the relaxed and calm way of teaching. It was always a relaxed and familiar atmosphere in the...More

Thank Ka R
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Yoshua S, Owner at Ousia Freediving Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2018

I'm really glad to hear you had a good time here. I had so much fun being in the water with you guys. I do hope to see you guys again soon!

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