• SALVIMAR FLUYD: NEW LINE FOR PURE APNEA SWIMMING AND TRIATHLON

      SALVIMAR FLUYD   NEW LINE FOR PURE APNEA SWIMMING AND TRIATHLON      Everything is finally ready! The new project of Salvimar can be officially unveiled.The company that we all know for the production of spearfishing gears has today presented its new line of equipment for freediving, swimming and triathlon on the most prestigious stage, the DEMA SHOW in Las Vegas - USA (19-23 / 11/14)! For a long time this idea has been waiting to become real and now you can finally appreciate the results.All of these items are functional for the sports mentioned above and were tested by elite athletes such as Alessia zecchini and Davide Carrera w…

    • INTOVA CONNEX: THE REVOLUTIONARY POV CAM

      INTOVA CONNEX THE REVOLUTIONARY POV CAM      Designers at INTOVA seem to never sleep as they keep building up new exciting products for underwater use. Amazing innovations are ready to break into the action cam market and will be officially presented at DEMA SHOW 2014 in Las Vegas. One of these products is the brand new CONNEX! It is not yet available in Europe but we managed to get a preview for all our readers. The CONNEX is a new action cam designed for all spearos and anglers who have a boat or a dinghy equipped with a fish finder / echo sounder. It is in fact the only camera currently on the market that thanks to a VGA c…

    • OCTOPUS SPEARFISHING BANNED

      OCTOPUS SPEARFISHING BANNED From June 1 to September 30      The prefect of the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region has submitted a proposal banning octopus spearfishing from 1st June to 30th September in the waters of the Mediterranean sea.   This is yet another action against French spearos, after the moratorium aimed to permanently ban groupers and corbs spearfishing, motivated by economic reasons.   The project was requested by the French fishery organizations to protect the species. At the end of the story, this should just be a biological rest period which should allow octopuses to lay their eggs in peace, but in fact…

    • SALVIMAR 2015 CATALOG: AVAILABLE ONLINE

      SALVIMAR 2015 CATALOG AVAILABLE ONLINE!   The new catalog SALVIMAR 2015 is finally available online on the manufacturer’s website which never fails to surprise thanks to the several new features it contains. Among the most important ones we surely find the new shafts PACIFIC and LASER, the A-BOOST bands, the new SAPIENS wetsuits (evolution of the training model) but the most important novelty is surely represented by the pneumatic speargun PREDATHOR.   I can not reveal much of this revolutionary speargun as it will be involved in other specific publications, I can only say that it is a vacuum pneumatic speargun that is so easy t…

    • TEAM: SIGALSUB CARBON MONOCOQUE SPEARGUN

      TEAM: SIGALSUB CARBON SPEARGUN HERE IS THE PRICE LIST OF THE NEW MONOCOQUE "TEAM"     TEAM 85 Shaft: 6.25mm x 120cm, low pins, 1 lower barb, cone   Reel: Edy60 with 30mt of dyneema 1,5mm   Bands: 60cm Extreme 17.5mm   Other accessories:    1 jewel energy titanium wishbone   1 carbon camera mount   1 speargun bag with Sigalsub logo PRICE: 590€     TEAM 95 Shaft: 6.50mm x 130cm, low pins, 1 lower barb, cone   Reel: Edy80 with 50mt of dyneema 1,5mm   Bands: 120cm Reactive 14.5mm   Other accessories:    1 XL energy titanium wishbone   1 jewel energy titanium wishbone…

    • AQUALUNG TAKES OVER OMER SUB

      AQUALUNG TAKES OVER OMER SUB APNEA.FR ANNOUNCES IT     The well known french website announces today this histical change in the international market, below the article translated in english. For the original article click here.   Omersub, the world leader brand in the spearfishing equipment market, was bought out by another giant specialized in scuba equipment: AquaLung. Marco and Claudio Ciceri wished to retire and on July 31st 2013 they found a buyer. They have entrusted the future of the brands OMER and Sporasub to AquaLung.     Market leader in recreational diving with a solid positioning in the milit…

    • PRINCES OF THE WRECKS: THE WHOLE FILM ON VIMEO

      PRINCES OF THE WRECKS THE WHOLE FILM BY ESPLA, WITH FROLLA & BUYLE ON VIMEO     An amazing movie in which the belgian photographer Fred Buyle and the french freediving recordman Pierre Frolla visit on one breath only the deepest wreks of ships and planes in the mediterranean sea. Unfortunately it is not dubbed and it is available in french only with no subtitles.   In this movie you can see them visiting the wrecks of the Togo, Prophète, Catalina, AT6, Arroyo and many others that are all lying at a depth ranging from 30 to 60 metres below the surface. They also visited a steam shipwreck in the icy waters of the Annecy l…

    • IMERSION: SPECIAL OFFERS ON ALL SPEARFISHING GEARS

      IMERSION: SPECIAL OFFERS ON ALL SPEARFISHING GEARS   Thanks to an agreement with the famous french company, now all nadirspearfishing users can have a 20% discount on all spearfishing gears in the Imersion catalogue! Don't waste time, it's easy! Request your coupon code at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. \n and then check the IMERSION website where you'll be able to find all that you need, from fins to shafts and much more...   Even if you see an existing discount on the item you choose, you can still have the 20% off, however such a discount does not cover the shippi…

    • INTOVA SPORT HD EXTREME POV CAM FOR UNDERWATER USE

      INTOVA SPORT HD EXTREME POV CAM FOR UNDERWATER USE   Dear readers a new extraordinary product from Intova is about to come with amazing features.   In about 40 days the Intova Sport HD EXTREME will be available worldwide for all passionate freedivers, spearos and scuba divers. It’s the natural evolution of the Intova sport first model with further enhanced features for underwater use.   Let’s go through them…   Stills In regards to stills now there is a separate shutter button in order to make a distinction between the functions and let its use be more intuitive. The resolution was brought to 14MP and as in the latest…

    • MAREA SUB THE NEW WEBSITE IS ONLINE DESIGNED FOR TABLETS AND SMARTPHONES

      MAREA SUB THE NEW WEBSITE IS ONLINE DESIGNED FOR TABLETS AND SMARTPHONES     Marea website has finally changed its skin and the new version is finally online! Osvaldo presented a very attractive and user friendly restyling which guarantees the presence of all major functions in the first portion of the homepage, so there is no longer need to "scroll" to search for the products, order, mimetic patterns or online measure section. The new website interface introduces some technological innovations which allow an easier navigation with mobile devices.   The most important feature is the "online measures" which allows you to fil…

    • INTOVA HD SPORT: NOW IMPROVED

      INTOVA HD SPORT  NOW IMPROVED     We are glad to announce that after the publication of our SPORT HD camera review the INTOVA has made some very important running changes that further improve the underwater use of such a product. Almost all the amendments proposed by our staff after testing the camera have been implemented and they are summarized here below, anyway opening the case is now easier as we figured out that there is a mechanism designed to break seal. Pressing buttons still requires some effort in the end.   The straightforward menu now includes a DIVE MODE preset for white balance that is a function allowing users…

    • INTOVA: HD UNDERWATER POV CAMERAS

      INTOVA: HD UNDERWATER POV CAMERAS   Dear spearo friends it is my absolute privilege to introduce the new nadir spearfishing's sponsor: INTOVA.   This is a company producing HD cameras and accessories especially for underwater use. The particular attention paid to such a kind of use turns this company into the most important and reliable one when it comes to decide which camera to mount on our spearguns. It is based in Hawaii and although it may seem an unusual place for an international corporation to be based, its deep oceans, tall mountains and 11 of the worlds 13 climatic zones make of it the best place to test cameras in all…

    • LEROI DESIGN WETSUITS: SANDWICH AND VARIABLE THICKNESS

      LEROI DESIGN WETSUITS   SANDWICH AND VARIABLE THICKNESS     The 2013 has started with important changes for the young company Leroi design that is now presenting its brand new website with refreshed graphics and a cleaner and user friendly layout allowing an easier browsing. Now it's really just a click away.   The news are not yet finished, because my friend Toni Piscitelli has introduced interesting innovations in his range of wetsuits APNEA GARA.   The latter is now available in sandwich neoprene and in two version: NORMAL or PRO. The PRO one differs from the first for the presence of seams that further seal the j…

    • BLACKTECH: NEW CARBON FINS

      BLACKTECH - CROAZIA NEW CARBON FINS   I am glad to introduce the Blacktech a young Croatian company established by the naval engineer and yacht designer Bruno Ancic in 2005. Since the very beginning Bruno has spent a lot of time in R&& to design the optimal model and thanks to the help of local spearos, among which we know there are many international athletes, he succeeded in creating a top quality product. In 2011 Sasa Mraovic, another naval engineer, joined the adventure, so the Nanokarbon LTD was finally established. Since then this young company has grown dramatically and now it has clients all over the world (Brazil, USA, Hawai…

    • IMERSION - CORALIGN: FRENCH SPEARFISHING EQUIPMENT

      IMERSION - CORALIGN FRENCH SPEARFISHING EQUIPMENT   Dear Spearo mates I am proud to introduce the new NadirSpearfishing.com sponsor, the Imersion! This is a French Spearfishing equipment manufacturing company founded in 1989 by Mr. Pierre Buffa with the help of a French spearfishing world champion. It was established in Marseille, southern France, the well known European capital of spearfishing equipment production.   In 1995, the main French manufacturer of shafts, diving knives and spearfishing accessories, Desiage joined with Imersion to reinforce its potential on the freediving spearfishing market. With the Coralign brand, De…

    • NEW NADIR SPEARFISHING WETSUITS BY LEROI DESIGN

      NEW NADIR SPEARFISHING WETSUITS  BY LEROI DESIGN   The new Nadir Spearfishing wetsuits, made by the famous Genoese firm Leroi Design, have finally arrived. Available either in lined neoprene or in single backed one, as shown in the picture, they are designed by my friend Tony Piscitelli with great care to details and have a very competitive price. The quality of materials is unquestionable as you just need to consider that after two years of normal use, the wetsuit keeps its original volume without presenting even detachments in joints. The most important features of Nadir Spearfishing wetsuits then are the high thermal powe…

    • GRANDA SUB: CARBON & WOOD SPEARGUNS

      GRANDA SUB - CROATIA  GRANDA SUB: CARBON &&WOOD SPEARGUNS   Dear readers I am proud to present a Croatian company manufacturing high quality railguns since 1998: the Granda Sub! In that year, Eduard Suran built up the first prototype of speargun with wooden barrel, a novelty at that time, but still a raw product which was not equipped with an handle but it got mounted in a commercial one from the most famous producers like Mares, Omer, Cressi , DEMKA.   The passion for spearfishing led Mr. Suran to personally test it in the waters of Rovinj, already known to have been the scene of international competitions. Since then he has s…

    • GFT CARBONIO PHOTO CONTEST 2012

      GFT CARBONIO PHOTO CONTEST AERO BLADES WITH FOOT POCKETS FOR THE WINNER CARBONIO GFT, the italian company well known all over the world for their amazing carbon blades made with areospatial technology, has created an exceptional event in line with its typical spirit of innovation, for all spearos with the passion for underwater pics. It's the PHOTO HYPNOTIC 2012 ! An underwater picture contest exclusively reserved to all Tony's facebook friends (the head of GFT carbonio). The theme will be the sea and its inhabitants and the winner will get delivered a pair of gft aero blades with foot pockets included! Here are the rules to partec…

    • DEPTH HUNTER: A NEW SPEARFISHING GAME

      DEPTH HUNTER: A NEW SPEARFISHING GAME Depth Hunter offers 25 exciting missions in which players will hunt different fish species and face the difficulties of breath-holding spearfishing, an ancient fishing method. Players will also have to fight predators, can find treasures and get the possibility to take underwater photos to capture the beauty of the simulated, detailed and lively underwater worlds they’re exploring also in a free mode. The game supports motion controllers, such as the Razer™ Hydra® system. Game is optimized for Intel Sandy/Ivy Bridge (Intel Integrated Graphics), You can enjoy game in 3D with NVIDIA® 3D V…

    • THE FIRST SPEARFISHING VIDEOGAME

      THE FIRST SPEARFISHING VIDEOGAME SPEARFISHING: designed for XBOX and PC     Next month the first spearfishing simulator will be available in all videogames stores in its XBOX and PC versions. It was created by Biart Studio in Moscow and you can enjoy the HD trailer below: This game is characterized by outstanding graphics, especially for the appereance of the marine/fresh water enviroments and the fishes. Even the equipment was accurately designed by the creators who have reproduced the most common models that we are used to choose for our fishing.  Players will also have the possibility to choose the location in which to fish, w…

    • FORMULA THREE FREEDIVING

      FORMULA THREE FREEDIVING THE FIRST F3F CAYMAN GRAND PRIX’ 05/2010     Merging engines with freediving has given birth to a new sport called Formula Three Freediving. This new activity consists of different kinds of races run with special underwater scooters all on one single breath. These particular scooters are specially designed to easily and fastly perform during a dive, infact by using one of them a diver is able to move very rapidly in the water as graceful as a dolphin. The first grand prix will take place from the 15th to the 21st of may 20010 at the Cayman island and will be divided in three races as follows: …

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