Archive for the ‘by Yasemin’ Category

“Return to the Depths” Video Series – Part 3

 
 

“Return to the Depths” Video Series – Part 3 from Yasemin Dalkilic on Vimeo.

“Return to the Depths” Video Series – Part 2

 
 

“Return to the Depths” Video Series – Part 2 from Yasemin Dalkilic on Vimeo.

Week 11 – A tough week behind us

 
 

As Rudi wrote in his weekly report (click here to read), we had a dog bite incident this past week. It happened so fast, the dog sneaked up behind me and went for my foot real fast looking like she was hunting an animal down. The moment I reacted she ran away, but the damage was done already. It was tough to stop the bleeding at first and all I was thinking about was how this would affect the training. (more…)

“Return to the Depths” Video Series – Part 1

 
 

“Return to the Depths” Video Series – Part 1 from Yasemin Dalkilic on Vimeo.

An all Turkish diving team for the first time!

 
 

At the beginning of 2008, after having heard a lot about his successful dive center and his experience in technical diving, I started corresponding with Asutay Akbayir on facebook. This correspondence led to him offering to do a freediving course through his Aquaclub Dive Center. And so, on June 2008, the course took place, with me teaching the theory and pool portions at Aquaclub’s excellent facilities in Ankara and then doing the dive training in Bodrum, using Motif Diving’s dive boat. This is when I first met Asutay in person and I was very impressed with his passion, energy and professionalism. (more…)